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Valiant ambition : George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the fate of the American Revolution

Author: Nathaniel Philbrick
Publisher: Farmington Hills, Michigan : Wheeler Publishing, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2016.
Series: Wheeler publishing hardcover
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Biography : English : Large print editionView all editions and formats
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From the bestselling author of In the Heart of the Sea, winner of the National Book Award, comes a surprising account of the middle years of the American Revolution and the tragic relationship between George Washington and Benedict Arnold.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
History
Named Person: George Washington; Benedict Arnold; Benedict Arnold; George Washington
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nathaniel Philbrick
ISBN: 9781410489500 1410489507
OCLC Number: 944179821
Description: 827 pages (large print) : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Part I. The wilderness of untried things ; Demons of fear and disorder ; The mosquito fleet ; A cabinet of fortitude ; The year of the hangman ; The dark eagle ; Saratoga --
Part II. Secret motives and designs ; The bite of a rattlesnake ; The knight of the burning mountain ; Unmerciful fangs ; The chasm ; The pangs of a dying man ; The crash ; No time for remorse --
Epilogue : a nation of traitors.
Series Title: Wheeler publishing hardcover
Other Titles: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the fate of the American Revolution
Responsibility: Nathaniel Philbrick.

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From the bestselling author of In the Heart of the Sea, winner of the National Book Award, comes a surprising account of the middle years of the American Revolution and the tragic relationship between George Washington and Benedict Arnold.

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