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Item - American Revolutionary

(First printing)
(First printing)
(First printing)
(First printing)

Combined Summary

Series: Time Machine — no. 10
Platforms: Kindle (Kindle edition)
Microsoft Reader (Microsoft Reader edition)
Translated Into: La revoluciĆ³n americana (Spanish)
Author: Cover, Arthur Byron
Illustrators: Martishius, Walter P.
Nino, Alex
Dates: December, 1985 (First printing)
2001 (Microsoft Reader edition)
January 6, 2010 (Kindle edition)
ISBN: 055325300X / 9780553253009 (First printing)
Publishers: First printing: Bantam -- United States
Kindle edition: iPicturebooks -- United States (eBook)
Length: 125 pages (plus data bank and data file)
Number of Endings: 1
Cover Price: US$2.25 (First printing)
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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Structure Diagram

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