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Books and the British Army in the age of the American Revolution

Author: Ira D Gruber
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press ; [Washington, D.C.] : Copublished with the Society of the Cincinnati, ©2010.
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In this groundbreaking analysis, Gruber undertakes to analyze which among over nine hundred books on war were considered most important by British officers and how those books might have affected the army from one era to another.
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Gruber, Ira D.
Books and the British Army in the age of the American Revolution.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press ; [Washington, D.C.] : Copublished with the Society of the Cincinnati, c2010
(DLC) 2010014221
(OCoLC)598305114
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ira D Gruber
ISBN: 9780807899403 0807899402 9781469603933 1469603934
OCLC Number: 676697361
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 325 p.) : ill., map.
Contents: Introduction: a French connection --
Officers and their books --
Books preferred --
Books not taken.
Responsibility: Ira D. Gruber.

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"This revealing and methodical book significantly advances our understanding of the professional thinking of British military leaders in the eighteenth century." --"Times Literary Supplement"

 
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