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You never forget your first: a biography of George Washington

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subject_facetBiographies
Presidents -- United States -- Biography
United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1789
Washington, George, -- 1732-1799
title_displayYou never forget your first : a biography of George Washington
title_fullYou Never Forget Your First A Biography of George Washington
You never forget your first : a biography of George Washington / Alexis Coe
title_shortYou never forget your first
title_suba biography of George Washington
topic_facetBiography & Autobiography
History
Nonfiction
Politics and government
Presidents
Washington, George