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The American Revolution, 1775-1783

Author: John Richard Alden; James H. Sutton Jr. and Sylvia Leal Carvajal Collection.
Publisher: New York : Harper, ©1954.
Series: New American nation series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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The colonies on the eve of the war, the war itself, the campaigns and battles, the leaders, the problems of finance and supply--are all discussed in this history which blends political, economic, and cultural history.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Alden, John Richard, 1908-
American Revolution, 1775-1783.
New York, Harper [1954]
(OCoLC)615593102
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Richard Alden; James H. Sutton Jr. and Sylvia Leal Carvajal Collection.
OCLC Number: 177509
Description: 294 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Coming of the revolution --
Road to Lexington --
Boston --
Contest for Canada --
Britain declares war --
Independence proclaimed --
Long Island to Morristown --
Philadelphia takes Howe --
Surrender at Saratoga --
Reformation in the states --
Congress and the Confederation --
The Bourbons enter the war --
Stalemate in the north --
The home front --
Savannah to Yorktown --
The path to peace.
Series Title: New American nation series.
Responsibility: by John Richard Alden.

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The colonies on the eve of the war, the war itself, the campaigns and battles, the leaders, the problems of finance and supply--are all discussed in this history which blends political, economic, and cultural history.

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