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The White House is burning: August 24, 1814

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In this "biography of a single day," the burning of the White House by the British during the War of 1812 is told from the viewpoint of the people who were there, including First Lady Dolley Madison, a British officer, and a nine-year-old slave. Jane Sutcliffe draws upon first-person accounts to recreate a compelling chronology of the events of August 24, 1814.
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Full title white house is burning august 24 1814
Author sutcliffe jane
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-24 23:05:25PM
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subject_facet Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Capture by the British, 1814 -- Juvenile literature, White House (Washington, D.C.) -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature
title_display The White House is burning : August 24, 1814
title_full The White House Is Burning August 24, 1814, The White House is burning : August 24, 1814 / Jane Sutcliffe
title_short The White House is burning :
title_sub August 24, 1814
topic_facet History, Juvenile Nonfiction