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The American Revolution 1774-1783 (Essential Histories)

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This book offers a new interpretation of the period of fighting out of which the United States was born. The American Revolution has been characterized politically as a united uprising of the American colonies and militarily as a guerrilla campaign of colonists against the inflexible British military establishment. In this book, Daniel Marston argues that this belief, though widespread, is a misconception. He contends that the American Revolution created deep political divisions in the population of the thirteen colonies, and that in reality it was a war between rival groups of British veterans of the Seven Years' War.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780415968379
Author:
Marston, Daniel
Publisher:
Routledge
Author:
Marston Daniel
Location:
New York
Subject:
Military - General
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States - Revolutionary War
Subject:
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-
Subject:
US History-Revolution and Constitution Era
Edition Description:
Osprey Publishing
Series:
Essential histories
Series Volume:
no. 2
Publication Date:
20030731
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
95
Dimensions:
10.04x6.72x.45 in. .99 lbs.

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History and Social Science » Military » General History
History and Social Science » US History » Revolution and Constitution Era
History and Social Science » World History » General

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