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George Washington and Benedict Arnold : a tale of two patriots

Author: Dave Richard Palmer
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Regnery Pub. ; Lanham, MD : Distributed to the trade by National Book Network, ©2006.
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Complete with maps and illustrations, this dual biography examines and compares two would-be patriots. One became the father of our country. The other became America's most notorious traitor. Surprisingly, Washington and Arnold admired each other. Washington saw Arnold as a true fighting soldier whose merits were unjustly neglected by his superiors and the Continental Congress. Arnold respected Washington as a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
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Palmer, Dave Richard, 1934-
George Washington and Benedict Arnold.
Washington, D.C. : Regnery Pub. ; Lanham, MD : Distributed to the trade by National Book Network, c2006
(OCoLC)607800523
Named Person: George Washington; Benedict Arnold; Benedict Arnold; George Washington
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dave Richard Palmer
ISBN: 1596980206 9781596980204 9781596986404 1596986409
OCLC Number: 69027634
Description: 424 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Philadelphia --
Family --
Childhood --
Self-made men --
Radicals --
War clouds --
To war --
Taking the offensive --
Winning independence --
Defending the United States, 1776 --
"Like apes for nuts" --
Defending the United States, 1777 --
Arnold crippled --
Washington challenged --
Different roads --
Stillness before the storm --
The black year --
On the edge --
Setting the stage --
"Arnold has betrayed us!" --
"Erase from the register" --
New London and Yorktown --
Legacy --
Character.
Responsibility: Dave R. Palmer.
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Including maps and illustrations, this book presents the amazing story of two would-be patriots, one who became the father our country, the other became a man without a country.  Read more...

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