Walter D. Edmonds





Walter D. Edmonds


Born
in Boonville, New York, The United States
July 15, 1903

Died
January 24, 1998

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Walter D. Edmonds has been a National Book Award winner and recipient of the Newbery Medal. He is the author of Bert Breen’s Barn, The Boyds of Black River, In the Hands of the Senecas, Mostly Canallers, Rome Haul, Time to Go House, and most recently the autobiographical Tales My Father Never Told, all available from Syracuse University Press.

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Drums Along the Mohawk

3.91 avg rating — 521 ratings — published 1936 — 14 editions
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In the Hands of the Senecas

3.71 avg rating — 31 ratings — published 1950 — 4 editions
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Rome Haul

3.94 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 1938 — 2 editions
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Tales My Father Never Told

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The Boyds of Black River

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Erie Water

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“I don't think how old a person is has anything to do with what he really is himself.”
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THE HORNET'S NEST BY JIMMY CARTER
 
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DRUMS ALONG THE MOHAWK BY WALTER D. EDMONDS
 
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A CONSPIRACY OF PAPER BY DAVID LISS
 
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