Smith, Jr. Thomas paine, deism, and the masonic fraternity by shai afsaiA Fresh Look at Major Patrick Ferguson by Wayne Lynch Displaced: The Donation People of 1775 by Katie Turner Getty. The year’s best articles from the most popular source of the latest research in Revolutionary War studies The Journal of the American Revolution, Annual Volume 2018, presents the journal’s best historical research and writing over the past calendar year.
Journal of the American Revolution: Annual Volume 2018 Journal of the American Revolution Books #ad - The volume is designed for institutions, scholars, and enthusiasts to provide a convenient overview of the latest research and scholarship in American Revolution studies. Eustatius by louis arthur nortonpreventing slave insurrection in south carolina & georgia, 1775–1776 by Jim PiecuchThe “P” is for Profit: Revolutionary War Privateers and the Slave Trade by Michael ThominThe Remarkable Spanish Pilgrimage of John Adams by John L.
Journal of the American Revolution: Annual Volume 2019Westholme Publishing #ad - The thirty-eight articles in the 2019 edition include: Join, or Die: Political and Religious Controversy Over Franklin’s Snake Cartoon by Daniel P. Stonethe connecticut captivity of william franklin, loyalist by louis Arthur NortonRevisiting the Prayer at Valley Forge by Blake McGreadyJohn the Painter: Terrorist for America by Lars HedborWho Picked the Committees at the Constitutional Convention? by David O.
Stewartnorfolk, virginia, Sacked by North Carolina and Virginia Troops by Patrick H. The year’s best articles from the leading on-line source of new research on the Revolution and Founding eras The Journal of the American Revolution, Annual Volume 2019, presents the journal’s best historical research and writing over the past calendar year.
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. Smith, Jr. Murder along the creek: taking a closer look at the sugarloaf massacre” by thomas verenna; “the loyalist refugee experience in canada” by alexander cain; “lafayette’s second voyage to America” by Kim Burdick; “How Paul Revere’s Ride was Published and Censored in 1775” by Todd Andrlik; “A Melancholy Accident: The Disastrous Explosion at Charleston” by Joshua Shepherd; “A Spy Wins a Purple Heart” by Todd Braisted; “Faking It: British Counterfeiting During the American Revolution” by Stuart Hatfield.
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Journal of the American Revolution: Annual Volume 2017 Journal of the American Revolution BooksWestholme Publishing #ad - Thompsonwhy god is in the Declaration but not the Constitution by Anthony J. L. Minnacolonel tench tilghman: george washington’s eyes and ears by jeff dacusthe stockbridge-Mohican Community, 1775–1783 by Bryan RindfleischTwo Years Aboard the Welcome: The American Revolution on Lake Huron by Tyler Rudd Putman Westholme.
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The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777 The Revolution TrilogyHenry Holt and Co. #ad - Rick atkinson has given stirring new life to the first act of our country’s creation drama. From the battles at lexington and concord in spring 1775 to those at Trenton and Princeton in winter 1777, American militiamen and then the ragged Continental Army take on the world’s most formidable fighting force.
The story is also told from the British perspective, making the mortal conflict between the redcoats and the rebels all the more compelling. Full of riveting details and untold stories, of sacrifice and blunder, The British Are Coming is a tale of heroes and knaves, of redemption and profound suffering.
It is a gripping saga alive with astonishing characters: henry knox, the blue-eyed bumpkin who becomes a brilliant battle captain; Benjamin Franklin, the self-made man who proves to be the wiliest of diplomats; George Washington, the former bookseller with an uncanny understanding of artillery; Nathanael Greene, the commander in chief who learns the difficult art of leadership when the war seems all but lost.
The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777 The Revolution Trilogy #ad - From the bestselling author of the liberation trilogy comes the extraordinary first volume of his new trilogy about the American RevolutionRick Atkinson, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning An Army at Dawn and two other superb books about World War II, has long been admired for his deeply researched, stunningly vivid narrative histories.
Westholme. Now he turns his attention to a new war, and in the initial volume of the Revolution Trilogy he recounts the first twenty-one months of America’s violent war for independence.
Washington's War 1779 Journal of the American Revolution BooksWestholme Publishing #ad - Based on extensive primary source material, washington’s war 1779, by historian Benjamin Lee Huggins, describes Washington’s highly detailed plans and extensive preparations for his potentially decisive Franco-American campaign to defeat the British at New York in the fall of 1779. Such a blow, he hoped, would end the war in 1779.
He launched the sullivan–clinton campaign against britain’s Iroquois allies in upstate New York, and in response to British attacks up the Hudson River and against coastal Connecticut, he authorized raids on British outposts at Stony Point and Paulus Hook. With an emphasis on washington's generalship in that year—from strategic and operational planning to logistics to diplomacy—and how it had evolved since the early years of the war, including the attacks in upstate New York, Stony Point, the book also details the other offensive operations in 1779, and Paulus Hook.
When it appeared that the french would bring a fleet and an army to america, and supported by intelligence from his famed “Culper” spy network, the American commander proposed a joint Franco-American attack on the bastion of British power in North America—New York City—to capture its garrison.
Washington's War 1779 Journal of the American Revolution Books #ad - Although the american and french defeat at savannah, prevented Washington from carrying out his New York offensive, Georgia, Washington gained valuable experience in planning for joint operations that would help him win at Yorktown two years later. Westholme. But given power by congress to plan and execute operations with the French on a continental scale, Washington planned his boldest campaign.
While attacking the british and their allies at stony point, and upstate New York, Paulus Hook, George Washington prepared a bold plan to end the war in New York City Despite great limits of money and manpower, George Washington sought to wage an aggressive war in 1779.
The Indian World of George Washington: The First President, the First Americans, and the Birth of the NationOxford University Press #ad - The indian world of george washington is a brilliant portrait of both the most revered man in American history and those whose story during the tumultuous century in which the country was formed has, until now, been only partially told. Colin G. There is, rightfully, no more chronicled figure. Yet american history has largely forgotten what Washington himself knew clearly: that the new Republic's fate depended less on grand rhetoric of independence and self governance and more on land Indian land.
George washington's place in the foundations of the Republic remains unrivalled. Westholme. Calloway's biography of the greatest founding father reveals in full the relationship between Washington and the Native leaders he dealt with intimately across the decades: Shingas, and Little Turtle, Cornplanter, Guyasuta, Tanaghrisson, Red Jacket, Bloody Fellow, Joseph Brant, Attakullakulla, among many others.
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His book invites us to look at America's origins in a new light. His life story from his beginnings as a surveyor and farmer, commander of the Continental Army, to colonial soldier in the Virginia Regiment, leader of the Patriot cause, and finally first president of the United States reflects the narrative of the nation he guided into existence.
The Road to Charleston: Nathanael Greene and the American RevolutionUniversity of Virginia Press #ad - With a supply line stretching hundreds of miles northward, it revealed much about the crucial military art of provision and transport. Westholme. As his correspondence with thomas jefferson during the campaign shows, Greene was also bedeviled by the conflict between war and the rights of the people, and the question of how to set constraints under which a free society wages war.
Joining greene is an unforgettable cast of characters―men of strong and, at times, antagonistic personalities―all of whom are vividly portrayed. A bloody civil war between rebels and Tories was wreaking havoc on the South at the time, forcing Greene to address vigilante terror and restore civilian government.
By the time the british evacuate charleston―and greene and his ragged, malaria-stricken, faithful Continental Army enter the city in triumph―the reader has witnessed in telling detail one of the most punishing campaigns of the Revolution, culminating in one of its greatest victories. Insufficient manpower a constant problem, Greene attempted to incorporate black regiments into his army, a plan angrily rejected by the South Carolina legislature.
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In this long-awaited sequel, Buchanan brings this story to its dramatic conclusion. Greene’s southern Campaign was the most difficult of the war.
Daniel Morgan: A Revolutionary LifeWestholme Publishing #ad - Born in new jersey in 1736, he left home at seventeen and found himself in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley. The man who planned and executed this stunning American victory was Daniel Morgan. Washington soon recognized Morgan’s leadership and tactical abilities. Using social history and other advances in the discipline that had not been available to earlier biographers, the author provides an engrossing portrait of this storied personality of America’s founding era—a common man in uncommon times.
Westholme. A major new biography of a man of humble origins who became one of the great military leaders of the American Revolution On January 17, 1781, at Cowpens, South Carolina, the notorious British cavalry officer Banastre Tarleton and his legion had been destroyed along with the cream of Lord Cornwallis’s troops.
Daniel Morgan: A Revolutionary Life #ad - When morgan’s troops blocked the British retreat at Saratoga in 1777, ensuring an American victory, he received accolades from across the colonies. In daniel morgan: a revolutionary life, historian albert louis zambone presents Morgan as the quintessential American everyman, the first biography of this iconic figure in forty years, who rose through his own dogged determination from poverty and obscurity to become one of the great battlefield commanders in American history.
Once a barely literate backcountry laborer, Morgan now stood at the pinnacle of American martial success. There he worked in mills and as a teamster, and was recruited for Braddock’s disastrous expedition to take Fort Duquesne from the French in 1755. From that moment on, morgan’s presence made an immediate impact on the battlefield and on his superiors.
In the Hurricane's Eye: The Genius of George Washington and the Victory at Yorktown The American Revolution SeriesViking #ad - In the concluding volume of his acclaimed American Revolution series, Nathaniel Philbrick tells the thrilling story of the year that won the Revolutionary War. But coordinating his army's movements with those of a fleet of warships based thousands of miles away was next to impossible. And then, on september 5, 1781, the impossible happened.
Here he seeks to elevate the naval battles between the French and British to a central place in the history of the American Revolution. Recognized today as one of the most important naval engagements in the history of the world, the Battle of the Chesapeake—fought without a single American ship—made the subsequent victory of the Americans at Yorktown a virtual inevitability.
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New york times bestseller"nathaniel Philbrick is a masterly storyteller. A riveting and wide-ranging story, in the hurricane's Eye reveals that the fate of the American Revolution depended, in the end, full of dramatic, unexpected turns, on Washington and the sea. Westholme.
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An unprecedented behind-the-scenes portrait of the Trump presidency from the anonymous senior official whose first words of warning about the president rocked the nation's capital. On september 5, 2018, the new york Times published a bombshell essay and took the rare step of granting its writer anonymity.
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