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The general and Mrs. Washington : the untold story of a marriage and a revolution

Verfasser/in: Bruce Chadwick
Verlag: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, ©2007.
Ausgabe/Format   Buch : Biografie : EnglischAlle Ausgaben und Formate anzeigen
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Until now the story of the American Revolution has been incomplete. Many have told the stories of blood and battle, of heroes and traitors, but no one has told the tale of the union that helped form the Union. The history of America's First Family is inexorably tied to the workings of the revolution. Martha's son Jackie (she had four children and George had none) was 28 when he died at Yorktown. George's own life  Weiterlesen…
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Gattung/Form: Biography
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Chadwick, Bruce.
General and Mrs. Washington.
Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, c2007
(OCoLC)630107724
Name: George Washington; Martha Washington; George Washington; Martha Washington
Medientyp: Biografie, Internetquelle
Dokumenttyp: Buch, Internet-Ressource
Alle Autoren: Bruce Chadwick
ISBN: 9781402206955 140220695X 9781402210419 1402210418
OCLC-Nummer: 64486426
Beschreibung: vi, 406 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Inhalt: The early years --
George and Martha --
Colonel Washington --
The widow Custis --
The Washingtons at Mount Vernon --
Martha Washington : mistress of Mount Vernon --
The Washingtons in high society --
Family : George, Martha and the children --
Tragedy and joy --
"The poor wretches" : the Washingtons and slavery --
War clouds the revolution --
The Commander in Chief and lady Washington --
The Cambridge camp --
The death of George Washington? --
The awful Valley Forge winter --
Snowed in : Morristown, 1779-1780 --
"The world turned upside down" : Yorktown and the end of the revolution --
A long awaited retirement to Mount Vernon and a second family --
The first couple --
The much admired Washingtons --
First in the hearts of their countrymen : the final retirement.
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Until now the story of the American Revolution has been incomplete. Many have told the stories of blood and battle, of heroes and traitors, but no one has told the tale of the union that helped form the Union. The history of America's First Family is inexorably tied to the workings of the revolution. Martha's son Jackie (she had four children and George had none) was 28 when he died at Yorktown. George's own life would have been lost on multiple occasions if not for Martha. Only she could bring comfort and grace to the winter camps and it was in this manner that the revolutionaries came to see Martha not only as a kindred spirit, but as a beloved heroine.

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