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Fusiliers : the saga of a British Redcoat regiment in the American Revolution

Author: Mark Urban
Publisher: New York : Walker & Company : Distributed to the trade by Holtzbrinck Publishers, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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A history of a British Army regiment, the Royal Welch Fusiliers, recounts the battles, tactics, leadership, and day-to-day living of soldiers during the American Revolution, from Lexington and Concord to the final battle at Yorktown.
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Genre/Form: History
Military history
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Urban, Mark, 1961-
Fusiliers.
New York : Walker & Company : Distributed to the trade by Holtzbrinck Publishers, 2007
(OCoLC)681051397
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Urban
ISBN: 9780802716477 0802716474 9780802716880 0802716881
OCLC Number: 153578309
Description: xv, 384 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
Contents: The march from Boston: 19 April 1775 --
The Royal Welch Fusiliers on the eve of revolution --
The fight at Lexington and Concord --
Bunker Hill --
Boston besieged --
Escape from Boston --
The battle for New York --
The campaign of 1776 concluded --
The 1777 campaign opens --
The march on Philadelphia --
The surprise of Germantown --
Winter in Philadelphia --
British Grenadiers --
The world at war --
The divided nation --
The war moves south --
The Battle of Camden --
Into North Carolina --
Greene offers battle --
The beginning of the end --
Yorktown --
Going home --
Home service --
The army re-born.
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A history of a British Army regiment, the Royal Welch Fusiliers, recounts the battles, tactics, leadership, and day-to-day living of soldiers during the American Revolution, from Lexington and Concord to the final battle at Yorktown.

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Contents vii List of Illustrations, ix Preface, xi 1 The March from Boston: 19 April 1775, 1 2 The Royal Welch Fusiliers on the Eve of Revolution, 7 3 The Fight at Lexington and Concord, 19 4 Bunker Hill, 34 5 Boston Besieged, 48 6 Escape From Boston, 62 7 The Battle for New York, 75 8 The Campaign of 1776 Concluded, 89 9 The 1777 Campaign Opens, 99 10 The March on Philadelphia, 113 11 The Surprise of Germantown, 124 12 Winter in Philadelphia, 131 13 British Grenadiers, 143 14 The World at War, 157 15 The Divided Nation, 168 16 The War Moves South, 181 17 The Battle of Camden, 200 18 Into North Carolina, 218 19 Greene Offers Battle, 236 20 The Beginning of the End, 253 21 Yorktown, 269 22 Going Home, 285 23 Home Service, 298 24 The Army Re-Born, 307 Sources, 321 Bibliography, 367 Index, 375

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