Madeleine Takes Command

Madeleine Takes Command

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Madeleine Verchere's story is based on a true account of colonial French Canada of the 1690's. Harassed by Iroquois, the Verchere family's fort must keep a continual guard. 14-year-old Madeleine is left alone with two younger brothers and few others when the Indians attack. We follow the brave and determined stratagems of Madeleine and her small circle. Madeleine's youthful leadership, especially of her brothers, will win the reader's admiration.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 205 pages
  • 139.7 x 215 x 12.7mm | 317.51g
  • Bathgate, United States
  • English
  • New edition
  • New ed of 1946 ed
  • 40ill.; 40ill.
  • 1883937175
  • 9781883937171
  • 286,084

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"I was impressed with this book. The story is strong, exciting and not a bit sentimental or over done. Madeleine is a wonderful heroine..."
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988 ratings
3.79 out of 5 stars
5 27% (270)
4 35% (349)
3 28% (281)
2 6% (64)
1 2% (24)
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