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Generals of the Revolutionary War

by John F. Wukovits

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Published by Lucent Books in San Diego .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Generals -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Generals -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Generals.,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      Profiles seven heroes of the American Revolution, looking especially at the leadership qualities that led to their military successes.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 99-105) and index.

      Statementby John F. Wukovits.
      GenreBiography, Juvenile literature., Biography.
      SeriesAmerican war library.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE206 .W85 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112 p. :
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3555208M
      ISBN 101590182219
      LC Control Number2002010426

      [Washington and his generals] 1 print: engraving. | Print showing General George Washington and other Revolutionary War generals meeting in a large room. LC .   America emerged from the Revolutionary War as an independent nation, but it took many difficult battles over many years for independence to be achieved. Budding historians will discover the compelling stories behind the defining moments of the Revolutionary War—from Lexington and Concord to Yorktown. Readers are aided in their exploration by two distinct type of s: 1.

      The war had barely begun when, in January , Congress appointed a committee to investigate allegations of British war crimes; such a fact-finding mission, Hoock notes, was “unprecedented.”.   During the Revolutionary War, year-old Hope finds herself enslaved in a Tory household on Long Island and uses all her resources to escape and make it home. The Winter of Red Snow: The Revolutionary War Diary of Abigail Jane Stewart, Valley .

        First published in , this Revolutionary War memoir is one of the few ever written by a senior Continental Army commander. It provides a unique glimpse into the administrative operations and inner workings of the army during the American Revolution. Major General Author: William Heath. Horatio Lloyd Gates (J – Ap ) was a British-born soldier who served as a leading American general during the early years of the Revolutionary took credit for the American victory in the Battles of Saratoga () – a matter of contemporary and historical controversy – and was blamed for the defeat at the Battle of Camden in Rank: Major (Great Britain), Major general (United States).


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Some were experienced before the war, like George Washington of the Virginia Militia and the British-born Horatio Gates, while others were as green as the soldiers they led. This book presents basic biographical information about America's first generals in the Revolutionary War.4/5(1).

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This book presents basic biographical information about America's first generals in the Revolutionary by: 1. This book presents basic biographical information about America's first generals in the Revolutionary War.

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This book presents basic biographical information about America’s first generals in the Revolutionary War. Here is a list of Generals that fought in the Revolutionary War: George Washington Nathanael Greene Daniel Morgan Horatio Gates Henry Knox Benedict Arnold Richard Montgomery Anthony Wayne Benjamin Lincoln John Stark (Became a Major General in ) Enoch Poor Ethan Allen Israel Putnam Marquis de.

Generals of the Revolutionary War by John F. Wukovits; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Biography, Generals, Juvenile literature, History; Places: United. Get this from a library. Generals of the Revolutionary War. [John F Wukovits] -- Profiles seven heroes of the American Revolution, looking especially at the leadership qualities that led to their military successes.

Synopsis This book presents basic biographical information about America's first generals in the Revolutionary War. Included are all generals of the Continental Army, along with those commissioned in the colonies' militias. Drawn from primary sources, including death and census records 4/5(1).

The Revolutionary War (), also known as the American Revolution, arose from growing tensions between residents of Great Britain’s 13. In American Generals of the Revolutionary War, Broadwater, author of numerous works in American military history, most recently the notable General George H.

Thomas: A Biography (), provides an entry for each of the generals who served in the Continental Army (thus omitting state militia generals), whether famous or not.

Entries open with. In American Generals of the Revolutionary War, Broadwater, author of numerous works in American military history, most recently the notable General George H. Thomas: A Biography (), provides an entry for each of the generals who served in the Continental Army (thus omitting state militia generals), whether famous or not.

Entries open with some background information of the man, go on to discuss. General Nathanael Greene was a well-respected and faithful servant of the Continental Army. He emerged from the Revolutionary War as one of Washington’s most trusted and successful generals.

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De Kalb One of the Revolutionary War’s Bravest Generals. John Beakes. People who saw Major General Johann de Kalb’s heroic actions at the battle of Camden, South Carolina on Augnever forgot it. A soldier who fought there wrote fifty-three years later that de Kalb was “ perhaps the bravest man that ever li.

"This book presents basic biographical information about America's first generals in the Revolutionary War. Drawn from primary sources each biographical sketch provides date and place of birth, prewar education and occupation, wartime service, date and place of death, and burial.

Overview of the General Staff Taaffe, Stephen R. Washington’s Revolutionary War Generals. Campaigns and Commanders, volume Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, Selection, promotion and performance of Revolutionary War generals is a critically under researched aspect of the Rebellion.

In his second book on the Revolutionary War, Stephen R. Taaffe rectifies this gap in. Professor Taaffe’s ambitious volume is the first book on the politics among the generals, and the politics between the generals and Congress, since the controversial volume The Politics of Command in the American Revolution by Jonathan Gregory Rossie.

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