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1776

Irving Werstein

1776

the adventure of the American Revolution told with pictures

by Irving Werstein

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Cooper Square Publishers in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.

  • Edition Notes

    1

    Other titlesSeventeen seventy-six
    Statementby Irving Werstein
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE"208"W47"1965
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20593981M

    Summary Note: summary text provided by external source. Find This Book Add to Reading List Categories. History & Social Studies Military Travel & Places Awards. Volunteer State Book Award (Nominated, ) Please note that the Lexile measures for a small population of books have been recently updated. by David McCullough. Received this book in great condition. The book is a must read for History buffs. I found the reading very easy and was able to follow the characters from beginning to end without losing sight of their part in history. Thank you/5(16).

    Jun 26,  · This book is the story of how close George Washington, as commander of the American army, came to defeat in the terrible year of which also . Get this from a library! [David G McCullough] -- Based on extensive research in both American and British archives, is the story of Americans in the ranks, men of every shape, size, and color, farmers, schoolteachers, shoemakers, no-accounts.

    Aug 30,  · In this New York Times bestseller, historian Thomas Fleming examines all the dimensions of the memorable year of - particularly the common, fallible humanity of the men and women of the American niarbylbaycafe.com year ended with both the Americans and the British stripped of their /5. David McCullough’s book covers just that, the most important year of the revolutionary war. Even though the war does not officially end until the Treaty of Paris is signed in , the reader follows Washington and his men through losses and miserable retreats, as well as his big successes against Cornwallis and Rall.


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The author is very factual and unbiased and tells both side's motives, etc.4/5(K). David McCullough has twice received the Pulitzer Prize, for Truman and John Adams, and twice received the National Book Award, for The Path Between the Seas and Mornings on niarbylbaycafe.com other acclaimed books include The Johnstown Flood, The Great Bridge, Brave Companions,The Greater Journey, The American Spirit, and The Wright niarbylbaycafe.com is the recipient of numerous honors and Released on: July 04, is usually remembered as a glorious year for America.

But in fact, it was a grim and troubling time for those Americans that fought. Inwith the help of the French military, Washington’s army will go on to defeat the British forces, ending the war and winning independence for America. was the first Audible book I have ever purchased and it raises the bar upon which all other books will be compared.

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Find books like from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked also liked: A People's History of the United States. May 22,  · By David McCullough. Illustrated. Simon & Schuster.

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David McCullough - Part I The Siege The reflection upon my situation and that of this army produces many an uneasy hour when all around me are wrapped in sleep.

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Welcome to the LitCharts study guide on David McCullough's Created by the original team behind SparkNotes, LitCharts are the world's best literature guides. The primary historical event of is, of course, the Revolutionary War.

Following the French and Indian War, which lasted from to. This was the first book I read by David McCullough and it did not disappoint.

is a great book packed full of well researched facts of actual detailed events. Being an American revolutionary and civil war buff, I wish I hadn't waited so long to read this niarbylbaycafe.com by: 2. May 24,  · - Ebook written by David McCullough.

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The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by David McCullough. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format/5. David McCullough's Chapter Summary.

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by David Mccullough Book Summary Essay Words | 3 Pages. Book Review on: by David McCullough The Non-Fiction Historical Book By David McCullough is a historically accurate and in depth view of The American Revolution; starting from The Battle of Bunker Hill, Boston, Brooklyn, New York, Fort Washington, and ending its Analysis at the Battle of Trenton in Aug 22,  · Book Review on: by David McCullough The Non-Fiction Historical Book By David McCullough is a historically accurate and in depth view of The American Revolution; starting from The Battle of Bunker Hill, Boston, Brooklyn, New York, Fort Washington, and ending its Analysis at the Battle of Trenton in by David McCullough, represents a sea change in the work of one of America's truly extraordinary historians.

The two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and twice National Book Award recipient has traditionally chronicled epic times and critical historical events on a grand scale.