Short History of the American Revolution / Edition 1 by James L. Stokesbury | 9780688123048 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Short History of the American Revolution / Edition 1

Short History of the American Revolution / Edition 1

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by James L. Stokesbury
     
 

ISBN-10: 068812304X

ISBN-13: 9780688123048

Pub. Date: 01/28/1993

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers

The first one-volume survey of the American Revolution that is both objective and comprehensive, this outstanding narrative history traces the growth of a conflict that inexorably set the American colonies on the road to independence. Offering a spirited chronicle of the war itself -- the campaigns and strategies, the leaders on both sides, the problems of fielding

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The first one-volume survey of the American Revolution that is both objective and comprehensive, this outstanding narrative history traces the growth of a conflict that inexorably set the American colonies on the road to independence. Offering a spirited chronicle of the war itself -- the campaigns and strategies, the leaders on both sides, the problems of fielding and sustaining an army, and of maintaining morale -- Stokesbury also brings the reader to the Peace of Paris in 1783 and into the miltarily exhausted, financially ruined yet victorious United States as it emerged to create a workable national system.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780688123048
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
01/28/1993
Series:
Harper Perennial
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
815,374
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.76(d)

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