The Revolution remembered eyewitness accounts of the war for independence

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .

Written in English

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  • United States

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  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Personal narratives

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Statementedited by John C. Dann.
SeriesClements Library Bicentennial studies
ContributionsDann, John C.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE275.A2 R48
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 446 p. :
Number of Pages446
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4415379M
ISBN 100226136221
LC Control Number79019254

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