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Translated Into: La revoluciĆ³n americana (Spanish)
User Summary: You must find out who fired the first shot of the Revolutionary War and retrieve his musket.
Demian's Thoughts:

This book bears a certain resemblance to Sword of the Samurai both in its mission (to retrieve a weapon of historical significance) and in the way it forces the reader to choose an item to take along before beginning the adventure. The portion of history covered by the book is perhaps a bit familiar (at least to survivors of the American public school system), and the facts presented don't cover much new ground, but this is made up for by good writing and a few effective moments of humor.

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Special Thanks:Thanks to Ryan Lynch for the cover images.
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First printing





Series: Time Machine no. 10
Item: American Revolutionary
Author: Cover, Arthur Byron
Illustrators: Martishius, Walter P.
Nino, Alex
Date: December, 1985
Publisher: Bantam -- United States
ISBN: 055325300X / 9780553253009
Length: 125 pages (plus data bank and data file)
Number of Endings: 1
Cover Price: US$2.25

Microsoft Reader edition

Series: Time Machine no. 10
Item: American Revolutionary
Platform: Microsoft Reader
Author: Cover, Arthur Byron
Illustrators: Martishius, Walter P.
Nino, Alex
Date: 2001
Length: 125 pages (plus data bank and data file)
Number of Endings: 1

Kindle edition

Series: Time Machine no. 10
Item: American Revolutionary
Platform: Kindle
Author: Cover, Arthur Byron
Illustrators: Martishius, Walter P.
Nino, Alex
Date: January 6, 2010
Publisher: iPicturebooks -- United States (eBook)
Length: 125 pages (plus data bank and data file)
Number of Endings: 1

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Time Machine #10 Map
Thanks to Julien Peter Benney for contributing this map of the book's structure.