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The War of the Revolution

Author: Christopher Ward
Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Pub., ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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This book is not a history of the American Revolution. It is a history of the war that was caused by the Revolution. The aim of the book is to tell the story of the war on land, the campaigns, battles, sieges, marches, encampments, bivouacs, the strategy and tactics, the hardships, and the endurance of hardship. It is purely military in its intention and scope.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Ward
ISBN: 9781616080808 1616080809
OCLC Number: 601103884
Description: xiv, 989 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Contents: vol. 1 The War in the North --
1. The Causes of War --
2. Boston Port Closed --
3. The Two Armies --
4. Lexington --
5. Concord --
6. The Siege of Boston --
7. Ticonderoga --
8. Bunker Hill --
9. Washington takes Command --10. Dorchester and Falmouth --
11. The Question of Canada --
12. Montreal --
13. Arnolds March to Quebec --
14. Quebec --
15. Washington in New York --
16. Long Island: The Preliminaries --
17. Long Island: The Battle --
18. Long Island: The Retreat --
19. Kips Bay --
20. Harlem Heights --
21. Throgs Neck and Pelham --
22. White Plains --
23. Fort Washington --
24. The Retreat through the Jerseys --
25. The Crisis --
26. Trenton --
27. Princeton --
28. Morristown --29. Maneuvers in New Jersey --
30. Head of Elk --
31. Brandywine --
32. Philadelphia --
33. Germantown --
34. The Forts on the Delaware --
35. Valcour Island --
36. Burgoynes Expedition --
37. Bennington. vol. 2 --
38. Stanwix and Oriskany --
39. Danbury --
40. Freemans Farm --
41. For Clinton and Fort Montgomery --
42. Bemis Heights --
43. Saratoga --
44. Valley Forge --
45. Barren Hill --
46. The Race Across the Jerseys --
47. Monmouth --
48. Newport --
49. Stony Point --
50. Paulus Hook --
51. The Hard Winter at Morristown --
52. Some Minor Conflicts in the North, 1778-1781 --
53. Wyoming --
54. Mohawk Valley --
55. Sullivans Expedition --
56. The Indians Strike Back --
The War in the South --
57. The Seat of War in the South --
58. Charleston --
59. Georgia --
60. Savannah --
61. Charleston Again --
62. Civil War in the South --
63. De Kalb Marches Southward --
64. Gates Takes Command --
65. Camden --
66. After Camden --
67. Kings Mountain --
68. Before Cowpens --
69. Cowpens --
70. Cornwallis Pursues Morgan --
71. The Retreat to the Dan --
72. Greene Returns to North Carolina --
73. Guilford Court House --
74. Cornwallis Abandons the Carolinas --
75. Hobkirks Hill --
76. Mopping up the Carolinas --77. Ninety-Six --
78. Eutaw Springs --
79. After Eutaw Springs --
80. The Dunmore Raids --
81. George Rogers Clark and the West --
82. The Ravaging of Virginia --
83. Washington Resumes Operations --84. The Siege of Yorktown.
Responsibility: Christopher Ward.

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This book is not a history of the American Revolution. It is a history of the war that was caused by the Revolution. The aim of the book is to tell the story of the war on land, the campaigns, battles, sieges, marches, encampments, bivouacs, the strategy and tactics, the hardships, and the endurance of hardship. It is purely military in its intention and scope.

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