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Anderson, Alicia K.
George Washington's Barbados Diary, 1751-52
George Washington. Edited by Alicia K. Anderson and Lynn A. Price
In the autumn of 1751, at the age of nineteen, George Washington sailed with his older half-brother Lawrence from Virginia to the Caribbean island of Barbados—the one and only time that the future Revolutionary War hero and president would leave the shores of continental North America. Lawrence had... More