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American Revolution

Author: Stuart Murray; Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Inc.; Smithsonian Institution.
Publisher: New York : DK Pub., 2002.
Series: DK eyewitness books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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A visual guide, accompanied by text, to the people, battles, and events of America's war for independence.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile materials
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stuart Murray; Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Inc.; Smithsonian Institution.
ISBN: 0789485575 9780789485571 0789490757 9780789490759 0789485567 9780789485564 0789490749 9780789490742
OCLC Number: 47973348
Notes: Written in association with the Smithsonian Institution.
Includes index.
Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 29 cm.
Contents: Life in British America --
War in the new world --
Taxation without representation --
Revolution's opposing leaders --
Unrest becomes revolution --
Breed's Hill and the siege of Boston --
Recruiting and training --
Armies of king and congress --
Early northern battles --
Declaration of Independence --
Battles and campaigns --
Victory at Saratoga --
Attacks on the frontier --
Winter soldier --
Symbols of freedom --
France becomes an ally --
War at sea --
Embattled New York --
Spies and traitors --
Home front and behind the lines --
Camps and prisons --
Soldier's doctor --
War for the south --
Yorktown --
Last two years of war --
Peace and the birth of a nation --
George Washington: father of his country.
Series Title: DK eyewitness books.
Responsibility: written by Stuart Murray.
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A visual guide, accompanied by text, to the people, battles, and events of America's war for independence.

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