A biography of the patriot of the Revolution who had many trades, among them silver work, manufacture of copper, casting of bells, engraving, and dentistry. This tells of Revere's dedication to the fight for liberty from his participation in the Boston Tea Party to his long ride to warn of the coming Redcoats. Lavishly illustrated by Lynn Ward.
About the Author: Esther Forbes (1891-1967) garnered a Newbery Medal and an enduring place in children's literature with the publication of Johnny Tremain. Her adult novel, Paul Revere and the World He Lived In, won the Pulitzer Prize for history in 1942.