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George Washington's Teeth - Deborah Chandra, Madeleine Comora, Brock Cole
George Washington's Teeth
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From battling toothaches while fighting the British, to having rotten teeth removed by his dentists, the Father of His Country suffered all his life with tooth problems. Yet, contrary to popular belief, he never had a set of wooden teeth. Starting at the age of twenty-four, George Washington lost... show more
From battling toothaches while fighting the British, to having rotten teeth removed by his dentists, the Father of His Country suffered all his life with tooth problems. Yet, contrary to popular belief, he never had a set of wooden teeth. Starting at the age of twenty-four, George Washington lost on average a tooth a year, and by the time he was elected president, he had only two left! In this reverentially funny tale written in verse and based on Washington’s letters, diaries, and other historical records, readers will find out what really happened as they follow the trail of lost teeth to complete tooflessness. Illustrated in watercolors with subtle humor by Brock Cole, the main story is followed by a four-page time line featuring reproduced period portraits of Washington.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780312376048 (0312376049)
ASIN: 312376049
Publisher: Square Fish
Pages no: 40
Edition language: English
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5.0 George Washington's Teeth
George Washington's Teeth is a fun book to read during a presidency lesson. It is the crazy story of George Washington's rotten teeth, how he looses them and how he replaces them. The kids are sure to love it! It is also a great lesson when talking about hygiene because if students do not brush thei...
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