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The Resource The first American army : the untold story of George Washington and the men behind America's first fight for freedom, Bruce Chadwick, (electronic resource)

The first American army : the untold story of George Washington and the men behind America's first fight for freedom, Bruce Chadwick, (electronic resource)

Label
The first American army : the untold story of George Washington and the men behind America's first fight for freedom
Title
The first American army
Title remainder
the untold story of George Washington and the men behind America's first fight for freedom
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Chadwick
Title variation
1st American army
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chadwick, Bruce
Dewey number
973.3/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E259
LC item number
.C43 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Washington, George
  • United States
  • Soldiers
  • United States
Label
The first American army : the untold story of George Washington and the men behind America's first fight for freedom, Bruce Chadwick, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [371]-390) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1: Bunker Hill: the arrival of Private John Greenwood, age fifteen, fifer -- 2: The siege of Boston, 1775-1776: Private Greenwood joins an armed camp -- 3: Camp life -- 4: Mother and son reunion -- 5: The soldiers -- 6: Why they fought -- March to Quebec -- 7: Private Jeremiah Greenman and Benedict Arnold -- 8: Jeremiah Greenman: prisoner of war -- 9: A harrowing retreat -- 10: The healers: the reverend, the doctor, and the smallpox scourge -- 11: Death becomes a daily visitor -- 12: The compassionate minister and the enraged doctor -- 13: Christmas, 1776: Private John Greenwood crosses the Delaware -- 14: The victory that saved the revolution -- 15: New Jersey and Pennsylvania, 1777-1778: Lieutenant James McMichael: a poet goes to war -- 16: Women of the revolution -- 17: Saratoga, 1777: the arduous journey of Sergeant Ebenezer Wild, nineteen -- Valley Forge -- 18: The harsh road to a winter camp -- 19: Private Elijah Fisher and the agony of Valley Forge -- 20: "The soldiers of our army are almost naked ... ": Lieutenant James McMichael: the poet -- 21: Private Elijah Fisher joins Washington's elite life guard, 1778 -- 22: Monmouth, 1778:L Captain Sylvanus Seely's militia goes to war -- 23: The secret life of Captain Seely -- 24: Spring 1778: the African American soldiers -- 25: The heroism of the black Rhode Island regiment -- 26: John Greenwood, privateer -- 27: 1779-1780: the war's worst winter and mutiny -- 28: Springfield: the militia saves the revolution -- 29: 1781: victory at Yorktown
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 399 p., [16] p. of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781402228728
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Note
EBOOK
Other physical details
ill., 1 map.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F543DD90-6363-4B67-9715-1B0400B76C66
System control number
  • 944577
  • (OCoLC)ocm435912054
  • 4537-13360
  • (OCoLC)435912054
  • (OCoLC)ocn435912054
  • (OUa)vtls000871463
  • 944577
Label
The first American army : the untold story of George Washington and the men behind America's first fight for freedom, Bruce Chadwick, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [371]-390) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1: Bunker Hill: the arrival of Private John Greenwood, age fifteen, fifer -- 2: The siege of Boston, 1775-1776: Private Greenwood joins an armed camp -- 3: Camp life -- 4: Mother and son reunion -- 5: The soldiers -- 6: Why they fought -- March to Quebec -- 7: Private Jeremiah Greenman and Benedict Arnold -- 8: Jeremiah Greenman: prisoner of war -- 9: A harrowing retreat -- 10: The healers: the reverend, the doctor, and the smallpox scourge -- 11: Death becomes a daily visitor -- 12: The compassionate minister and the enraged doctor -- 13: Christmas, 1776: Private John Greenwood crosses the Delaware -- 14: The victory that saved the revolution -- 15: New Jersey and Pennsylvania, 1777-1778: Lieutenant James McMichael: a poet goes to war -- 16: Women of the revolution -- 17: Saratoga, 1777: the arduous journey of Sergeant Ebenezer Wild, nineteen -- Valley Forge -- 18: The harsh road to a winter camp -- 19: Private Elijah Fisher and the agony of Valley Forge -- 20: "The soldiers of our army are almost naked ... ": Lieutenant James McMichael: the poet -- 21: Private Elijah Fisher joins Washington's elite life guard, 1778 -- 22: Monmouth, 1778:L Captain Sylvanus Seely's militia goes to war -- 23: The secret life of Captain Seely -- 24: Spring 1778: the African American soldiers -- 25: The heroism of the black Rhode Island regiment -- 26: John Greenwood, privateer -- 27: 1779-1780: the war's worst winter and mutiny -- 28: Springfield: the militia saves the revolution -- 29: 1781: victory at Yorktown
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 399 p., [16] p. of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781402228728
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Note
EBOOK
Other physical details
ill., 1 map.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F543DD90-6363-4B67-9715-1B0400B76C66
System control number
  • 944577
  • (OCoLC)ocm435912054
  • 4537-13360
  • (OCoLC)435912054
  • (OCoLC)ocn435912054
  • (OUa)vtls000871463
  • 944577

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