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Title:
In the hurricane's eye : the genius of George Washington and the victory at Yorktown
Author:
Philbrick, Nathaniel author.
Edition:
Unabridged.
Publication Information:
[New York] : Penguin Audio, [2018]
Physical Description:
8 audio discs (approximately 10 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
In a narrative that moves from the ship crowded waters off Newport, Rhode Island, to a wooded hillside near North Carolina's Guilford Courthouse, to the Dutch storehouses on the Caribbean island of St. Eustatius, Philbrick narrates the pivotal naval battle that brought the end of America's long, elusive path to independence. It was an improbable triumph made possible by Washington's brilliant strategy, leadership, and revolutionary use of sea power.
General Note:
Compact discs.
Language:
English
Added Author:
ISBN:
9780525641667
Format :
Audiobook on CD