6 edition of War for American Independence found in the catalog.
|Statement||Samuel B. Griffith II.|
|LC Classifications||E208 .G83 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 725 p.,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||725|
|ISBN 10||0252027450, 0252070607|
|LC Control Number||2001054006|
His books include "The War of American Independence", "George Washington and the American Military Tradition", and "War and Society in Revolutionary America". Bibliographic information. Title: The War of American Independence: Military Attitudes, Policies, and Practice, 5/5(1). American laws of war. During the American Revolution, George Washington and his Continental Army put the laws of war into practice regarding prisoners of war, unlike their British opponents. The Americans believed that all captives should be taken prisoner. On Septem , Washington, commander of the Northern Expeditionary Force, at camp in Cambridge, Massachusetts, wrote to .
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Here he seeks to elevate the naval battles between the French and British to a central place in the history of the American Revolution. He succeeds, marvelously.”–The New York Times Book Review The thrilling story of the year that won the Revolutionary War from the New York Times bestselling author of In the Heart of the Sea and Mayflower. American History The Revolutionary War. One of the key causes of the American Revolution was that Great Britian began taxing Americans more and more to help pay the cost of the French and Indian War that took place between the American colonies and New France. Another cause was that Britian was becoming more involved in the affairs of the colonies.
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Don Higginbotham provides an excellent service to anyone interested in the revolutionary war. His book provides a behind-the-scenes look at the causes and effects of the war. It is not a gunpowder and battle history, but rather a study of the people, events, and issues that predicated the American Revolution.
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Looks at a war between Virginia and a largely Shawnee army fought on the eve of the American War of Independence. With good use of sources from both sides of the conflict, Winkler traces the course of a war that allowed the United States of America to claim the area between the Ohio and the Appalachian Mountains as part of the new country.
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Every Independence Day the book industry offers new titles about the American Revolution, promising original thoughts and fresh relevance.
This year is no different, with some of the nation’s Author: Eric Herschthal. American Revolution, –83, struggle by which the Thirteen Colonies on the Atlantic seaboard of North America won independence from Great Britain and became the United States.
It is also called the American War of Independence. In The Struggle for Sea Power, Sam Willis traces every key military event in the path to American independence from a naval perspective, and he also brings this important viewpoint to bear on economic, political, and social developments that were fundamental to the success of the Revolution.
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Jump right into the war with this book that makes readers a part of the story. Ben Thompson succeeds in making history come alive before our eyes in this engaging read great for Hamilton fans.
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It is also called the American War of Independence. Causes and Early Troubles By the middle of the 18th cent., differences in life, thought, and interests had developed between the mother country and the growing. The American Revolutionary War (–), also known as the American War of Independence, was fought primarily between the Kingdom of Great Britain and her Thirteen Colonies in America, resulting in the overthrow of British rule in the colonies and the Location: Eastern North America, Caribbean Sea, Indian.
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The American Revolution—also called the U.S. War of Independence—was the insurrection fought between and through which 13 of Great Britain’s North American colonies threw off British rule to establish the sovereign United States of America, founded with the Declaration of Independence in British attempts to assert greater control over colonial affairs after a long period.
The American Revolution will transport you back in time and onto the frontlines. This complete overview of the war brings all the action to life, from the Boston Massacre and the Boston Tea Party to the Declaration of Independence and the Treaty of Paris/5(98).
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C ontinental Congress The group of delegates that became the. primary government for the US during the. American Revolution. The War for American Independence: From to the Surrender at Yorktown in by Samuel B., II Griffith Book Description: Including both attention to strategic policies in Britain and France and personal accounts of colonial soldiers, The War for American Independence provides an unprecedented view of America's struggle for independence in its world context.
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The American Revolutionary War (–), also known as the American War of Independence, began as a war between the Kingdom of Great Britain and thirteen united former British colonies on the North American continent, and ended in a global war between several European great war was the culmination of the political American Revolution, whereby the colonists .