American Generals of the Revolutionary War: A Biographical Dictionary

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At the outbreak of the American Revolution in 1775, the colonies faced the daunting task of creating the first American army, and its requisite leadership, capable of combating a global superpower whose standing army and general ship were among the finest in the world. Built largely from state and local militias, the colonial army performed surprisingly well and produced a number of fine generals. Some were experienced before the war, like George Washington of the Virginia Militia and the British-born Horatio Gates, while ...

American Generals of the Revolutionary War: A Biographical Dictionary 2012, McFarland & Co Inc, Jefferson, NC

ISBN-13: 9780786469055

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American Generals of the Revolutionary War: A Biographical Dictionary 2007, McFarland & Company, Jefferson, NC

ISBN-13: 9780786428304

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