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Road To Guilford Courthouse : the American Revolution in the Carolinas (97 Edition)

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A brilliant account of the proud and ferocious American fighters who stood up to the British forces in savage battles crucial in deciding both the fate of the Carolina colonies and the outcome of the war.

"A tense, exciting historical account of a little known chapter of the Revolution, displaying history writing at its best."--Kirkus Reviews

"His compelling narrative brings readers closer than ever before to the reality of Revolutionary warfare in the Carolinas."--Raleigh News and Observer.

"Buchanan makes the subject come alive like few others I have seen." --Dennis Conrad, Editor, The Nathanael Greene Papers.

"John Buchanan offers us a lively, accurate account of a critical period in the War of Independence in the South. Based on numerous printed primary and secondary sources, it deserves a large reading audience." --Don Higginbotham, Professor of History, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Synopsis:

A brilliant account of the proud and ferocious American fighters who stood up to the British forces in savage battles crucial in deciding both the fate of the Carolina colonies and the outcome of the war.

"A tense, exciting historical account of a little known chapter of the Revolution, displaying history writing at its best."--Kirkus Reviews

"His compelling narrative brings readers closer than ever before to the reality of Revolutionary warfare in the Carolinas."--Raleigh News & Observer.

"Buchanan makes the subject come alive like few others I have seen." --Dennis Conrad, Editor, The Nathanael Greene Papers.

"John Buchanan offers us a lively, accurate account of a critical period in the War of Independence in the South. Based on numerous printed primary and secondary sources, it deserves a large reading audience." --Don Higginbotham, Professor of History, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

About the Author

JOHN BUCHANAN is a popular historian who was an archivist at Cornell University and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. During his nearly three decades on the staff of the museum, he was, for twenty-two years, chief registrar in charge of worldwide art movements. He lives with his wife in New York City.

Table of Contents

The Battle of Sullivan's Island.

The Rice Kings.

Southern Strategy.

The Approach March.

Charleston Besieged.

The Rise of Banastre Tarleton.

Into the Back Country.

Hearts and Minds.

Trouble in the Back Country.

More Trouble in the Back Country.

A Hero Takes Charge.

The Battle of Camden.

The Partisans Fight On.

The Rise of Patrick Ferguson.

To Catch Ferguson.

King's Mountain.

Retreat and Turmoil.

A General from Rhode Island.

The Stage is Set.

Tarleton Pursues Morgan.

Cowpens.

Bayonets and Zeal.

Patience and Finesse.

Guilford Courthouse: "Long, Obstinate, and Bloody".

The Major Characters in Order of Appearance and What Happened to Them.

Notes.

A Selected and Annotated Bibliography.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780471327165
Author:
Buchanan, John
Publisher:
John Wiley & Sons
Location:
Chichester :
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States - State & Local
Subject:
United States - Revolutionary War
Subject:
North carolina
Subject:
South carolina
Subject:
United States / Revolutionary Period (1775-1800)
Subject:
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-
Subject:
North Carolina - History - Revolution, 1775-
Subject:
US History-Revolution and Constitution Era
Subject:
Military history
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
no. 2
Publication Date:
July 1999
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
464
Dimensions:
9.33x6.07x1.23 in. 1.27 lbs.

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Product details 464 pages John Wiley & Sons - English 9780471327165 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , A brilliant account of the proud and ferocious American fighters who stood up to the British forces in savage battles crucial in deciding both the fate of the Carolina colonies and the outcome of the war.

"A tense, exciting historical account of a little known chapter of the Revolution, displaying history writing at its best."--Kirkus Reviews

"His compelling narrative brings readers closer than ever before to the reality of Revolutionary warfare in the Carolinas."--Raleigh News & Observer.

"Buchanan makes the subject come alive like few others I have seen." --Dennis Conrad, Editor, The Nathanael Greene Papers.

"John Buchanan offers us a lively, accurate account of a critical period in the War of Independence in the South. Based on numerous printed primary and secondary sources, it deserves a large reading audience." --Don Higginbotham, Professor of History, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

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