Saratoga

Saratoga

Turning Point of America's Revolutionary War

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An American perspective on the British surrender at Saratoga, which became the turning point of the American Revolution, covers General Horatio Gates, the troops that served under him, and their successful victory over the British. 12,500 first printing.

McMillan Palgrave
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A detailed account of a crucial victory of the American Revolution, based on diaries and letters of officers, enlisted men, camp women, and civilians. Includes b&w maps. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

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The diaries and letters of soldiers under General Horatio Gates offer a view of the pivotal victory against the British in the Saratoga campaign

Publisher: New York : Henry Holt, 1997
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780805046816
080504681X
Characteristics: xii, 545 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 25 cm

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May 21, 2019

Outstanding detailed, poignant account of the humans, geography, inescapable factors of war and intrigue that led to the surprising, momentous defeat of Gentleman John Burgoyne and his British and German troops at the Battle of Saratoga by an array of American militia and continentals, including the quixotic, distrusted General Benedict Arnold.

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