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Ranger raid : the legendary Robert Rogers and his most famous frontier battle

Author: Phillip Thomas Tucker
Publisher: Guilford, Connecticut : Stackpole Books, [2021]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book digs deep into Robert Rogers's most controversial battle: the raid on St. Francis in Canada during the French and Indian War. Philip Thomas Tucker refreshes this story, combining the biography of Robert Rogers, the history of his Rangers, and the history of the native peoples in this region"--
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Tucker, Phillip Thomas, 1953-
Ranger raid
Guilford, Connecticut : Stackpole Books, [2021]
(DLC) 2020049681
Named Person: Robert Rogers; Robert Rogers
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Phillip Thomas Tucker
ISBN: 9780811739733 0811739732
OCLC Number: 1238131374
Description: v, 545 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: America's First and Bloodiest Frontier --
Quebec's Infamous Jesuit Missionary Town of St. Francis --
The Most Audacious Raid of the French and Indian War --
Final Preparations for the Odyssey North to St. Francis --
Relying on the Stealth of New England's Sturdy Whaleboats --
Rogers Determined to Fulfill His Special Destiny in the St. Francis River Country --
Final Nighttime Approach to the Most Tempting of Targets --
The Long Retreat that Became a Living Nightmare --
Enduring Questions and Controversies to this Day.
Other Titles: Legendary Robert Rogers and his most famous frontier battle
Responsibility: Phillip Thomas Tucker.

Abstract:

"This book digs deep into Robert Rogers's most controversial battle: the raid on St. Francis in Canada during the French and Indian War. Philip Thomas Tucker refreshes this story, combining the biography of Robert Rogers, the history of his Rangers, and the history of the native peoples in this region"--

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