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Ordinary courage : the Revolutionary War adventures of Joseph Plumb Martin

Author: Joseph Plumb Martin; James Kirby Martin
Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3. edView all editions and formats
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Enriched by James Kirby Martin's expanded and updated introduction, this classic memoir provides a compelling history of the Revolutionary War as seen through the eyes of one courageous soldier.

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Personal narratives
Named Person: Joseph Plumb Martin
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Plumb Martin; James Kirby Martin
ISBN: 9781405177061 1405177063
OCLC Number: 488792772
Notes: Rev. ed., with corrections and notes, of: Narrative of some of the adventures, dangers, and sufferings of a Revolutionary soldier. 1830
"First edition published 1993 by Brandywine Press. Second edition published 1999 by Brandywind Press"--T.p. verso
Description: xx, 199 s. : maps ; 22 cm
Contents: Introductory Comments. Preface. Chapter I: Introductory. Chapter II: Campaign of 1776. Chapter III: Campaign of 1777. Chapter IV: Campaign of 1778. Chapter V: Campaign of 1779. Chapter VI: Campaign of 1780. Chapter VII: Campaign of 1781. Chapter VIII: Campaign of 1782. Chapter IX: Campaign of 1783. Suggestions for Additional Reading. Index
Responsibility: edited by James Kirby Martin
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"For students, professional historians, and general readers, James Kirby Martin, a most gifted historian, has provided a superb edition of Joseph Plumb Martin's narrative of his life as a soldier in Read more...

 
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