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DOWNLOAD · Write On, Mercy! The Secret Life of Mercy Otis Warren Ò Growing up on Cape Cod Massachusetts Mercy Otis Warren was fortunate to go to school with her brother When she married Patriot James Warren Mercy wrote in secret—poetry plays and about the events of her time She wrote of the people she knew includinGrowing up on Cape Cod Massachusetts Mercy Otis Warren was fortunate to go to school with her brother When she married Patriot James Warren Mercy wrote in secret poetry pl. Well researched and beautifully illustrated this is a picture book biography of Mercy Otis Warren one of the Founding Mothers of the United States Born in Barnstable Massachusetts Colony she was given a boy's education by her father and encouraged by her Patriot brother and husband She wrote plays pamphlets and articles supporting first Liberty and then the Revolutionary Cause often as Anonymous Despite many personal trials she completed the first written account of the American Revolution an important source document as she was personally acuainted with most of the persons involved And of course some time she posed for that famous portrait by John Singleton Copley which is reproduced in color at the back of the bookIncludes a timeline bibliography suggestions for further reading and list of pertinent historical websitesHighly recommended for all

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Ays and about the events of her time She wrote of the people she knew including George Washington and John and Abigail Adams It wasn’t until Mercy was older that her lit. Write On Mercy The Secret Life of Mercy Otis Warren is an informative and entertaining look into the life of an influential woman in Pre Revolutionary War times when ideas from separatists were beginning to take hold then come to fruition A nice addition to any elementarymiddle school classrooms or libraries

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Write On Mercy The Secret Life of Mercy Otis WarrenErary life became known with the publication of her three volume history of the American Revolution This is the first picture book biography of an intrepid woman chronicle. Grades 2 5 Traditionally women have been excluded from our history books Partially because they didn't write the history and partially because few women had the means to do individually recognizable jobs as soldiers politicians etc But Mercy Otis wife of James Warren and friend of Abigail Adams was fortunate to be raised in a household that valued education for women during a time when few women completed primary school and none were permitted to attend college Her husband also supported her political insights and skills in writing which eventually served to encourage Patriots in their actions against the Crown As a woman she kept her identity secret both for safety and credibility During and after much personal loss she documented the Revolutionary War in a three volume set which was attributed to her real name A real fete for a woman of her timeThis book would be a good supplement to studies on the Revolutionary War and the role of women in ColonialEarly America