George Washington's War: The Forging of a Revolutionary Leader and the American Presidency

George Washington's War: The Forging of a Revolutionary Leader and the American Presidency

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by Bruce Chadwick
     
 

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The American Revolution was won not on the battlefields, but in the mind of George Washington. A compulsively readable narrative and extensive history, George Washington's War illuminates how during the war's winter months the young general created a new model of leadership that became the model for the American presidency.

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The American Revolution was won not on the battlefields, but in the mind of George Washington. A compulsively readable narrative and extensive history, George Washington's War illuminates how during the war's winter months the young general created a new model of leadership that became the model for the American presidency.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781402226106
Publisher:
Sourcebooks, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/01/2005
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
576
Sales rank:
787,108
File size:
5 MB

Meet the Author

Bruce Chadwick is a former journalist and author of seven works of history including 1858, The First American Army, George Washington's War, The General and Mrs. Washington, Brother Against Brother, Two American Presidents, Traveling the Underground Railroad, and The Reel Civil War. He lectures in American history at Rutgers University and also teaches writing at New Jersey City University.

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