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Title:
Generals of the Revolutionary War
Author:
Wukovits, John F., 1944-
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Publication Information:
San Diego : Lucent Books, 2003.
Physical Description:
112 pages : illustrations, maps. ; 24 cm.
Summary:
Profiles seven heroes of the American Revolution, looking especially at the leadership qualities that led to their military successes.
Language:
English
Contents:
George Washington, man for all people -- William Howe, hesitant leader -- Horatio Gates, hero or villain? -- John Burgoyne, the dashing general -- John Paul Jones, hero of the seas -- Benedict Arnold, betrayer of a nation -- The able and arrogant Cornwallis.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 9.7 6.0 66821.
ISBN:
9781590182192
Format :
Book

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The American Revolution saw the rise to power of men with diverse command styles, from the capable and farsighted to the inept and traitorous. This book profiles seven of those individuals, four from the American side and three from the British.