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The price of folly :British blunders in the War of American Independence

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Publisher Comments:

An unconventional analysis that contends that Britain's approach to colonial grievances was marked by significant miscalculations.

Book News Annotation:

A critical analysis of the War of American Independence in which the author (a direct descendent of British General John Burgoyne, who was defeated at the battle of Saratoga) argues that its outcome was due more to the many political and military errors made by British politicians and leading generals than to any grand strategy on the part of American colonists. B&w drawn maps.
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Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-251) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781857530186
Subtitle:
(British blunders in the War of American Independence )
Author:
Seymour, William
Publisher:
Brassey's
Location:
London ;
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States History Revolution, 1775-1783 Campaigns.
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st English ed.
Series Volume:
9934.
Publication Date:
1995
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xi, 271 p.

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