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The Resource Almost a miracle : the American victory in the War of Independence, John Ferling

Almost a miracle : the American victory in the War of Independence, John Ferling

Label
Almost a miracle : the American victory in the War of Independence
Title
Almost a miracle
Title remainder
the American victory in the War of Independence
Statement of responsibility
John Ferling
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ferling, John E
Dewey number
973.3/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E230
LC item number
.F47 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Generals
  • Soldiers
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Almost a miracle : the American victory in the War of Independence, John Ferling
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0713/2007009366.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [653]-661) and index
Contents
Introduction: My Country, My Honor, My Life: Bravery and Death in War -- Part. One. Going To War, 1775-1776 -- Chapter 1. Fear Is Not an American Art: The Coming of the War -- Chapter 2. A Loss That Is Greater Than We Can Bear: Going to War -- Chapter 3. Choices: 1775 -- Part. Two. The War In The North, 1776-1779 -- Chapter 4.Hastening Fast to a Crisis: June 1775-June 1776 -- Chapter 5. Choices, 1776 -- Chapter 6. Knock Him Up for the Campaign: The Battle for New York, 1776 -- Chapter 7. This Hour of Adversity: To the End of 1776 -- Chapter 8. Choices, 1777 -- Chapter 9. The Caprice of War: America's Pivotal Victory at Saratoga -- Chapter 10. We Rallied and Broke: The Campaign for Philadelphia, September, December 1777 -- Chapter 11. Choices, 1778 -- Chapter 12 . A Respectable Army: The Grim Year, 1778 -- Chapter 13. Choices, 1779 -- Chapter 14. A Band of Brotherhood: The Soldiers, the Army, and the Forgotten War in 1779 -- Chapter 15. We Have Occasioned a Good Deal of Terror: The War at Sea -- Chapter 16. Choices, 1780 -- Part Three. The War In The South, 1780-1781-- Chapter 17. A Year Filled with Our Disgraces: Defeat in the South, 1780 -- Chapter 18. Southern Means and Southern Exertions: Hope and Despair, June-December 1780 -- Chapter 19. Choices, 1781-- Chapter 20. Bloody and Severe: The Pivotal Southern War, Early 1781-- Chapter 21. We Are Suspended in the Balance: Spring and Summer 1781-- Part Four. American Victory, 1781-1783 -- Chapter 22. America Is Ours: Victory at Yorktown ,178 -- Chapter 23. Choices, 1782 -- Chapter 24. May We Have Peace in Our Time: Peace and Demobilization, 1782-1783 -- Chapter 25. Little Short of a Miracle: Accounting for America's Victory
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 679 p.
Isbn
9780195181210
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007009366
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm85898929
  • (OCoLC)85898929
  • 1027735
  • 1676827
Label
Almost a miracle : the American victory in the War of Independence, John Ferling
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0713/2007009366.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [653]-661) and index
Contents
Introduction: My Country, My Honor, My Life: Bravery and Death in War -- Part. One. Going To War, 1775-1776 -- Chapter 1. Fear Is Not an American Art: The Coming of the War -- Chapter 2. A Loss That Is Greater Than We Can Bear: Going to War -- Chapter 3. Choices: 1775 -- Part. Two. The War In The North, 1776-1779 -- Chapter 4.Hastening Fast to a Crisis: June 1775-June 1776 -- Chapter 5. Choices, 1776 -- Chapter 6. Knock Him Up for the Campaign: The Battle for New York, 1776 -- Chapter 7. This Hour of Adversity: To the End of 1776 -- Chapter 8. Choices, 1777 -- Chapter 9. The Caprice of War: America's Pivotal Victory at Saratoga -- Chapter 10. We Rallied and Broke: The Campaign for Philadelphia, September, December 1777 -- Chapter 11. Choices, 1778 -- Chapter 12 . A Respectable Army: The Grim Year, 1778 -- Chapter 13. Choices, 1779 -- Chapter 14. A Band of Brotherhood: The Soldiers, the Army, and the Forgotten War in 1779 -- Chapter 15. We Have Occasioned a Good Deal of Terror: The War at Sea -- Chapter 16. Choices, 1780 -- Part Three. The War In The South, 1780-1781-- Chapter 17. A Year Filled with Our Disgraces: Defeat in the South, 1780 -- Chapter 18. Southern Means and Southern Exertions: Hope and Despair, June-December 1780 -- Chapter 19. Choices, 1781-- Chapter 20. Bloody and Severe: The Pivotal Southern War, Early 1781-- Chapter 21. We Are Suspended in the Balance: Spring and Summer 1781-- Part Four. American Victory, 1781-1783 -- Chapter 22. America Is Ours: Victory at Yorktown ,178 -- Chapter 23. Choices, 1782 -- Chapter 24. May We Have Peace in Our Time: Peace and Demobilization, 1782-1783 -- Chapter 25. Little Short of a Miracle: Accounting for America's Victory
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 679 p.
Isbn
9780195181210
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007009366
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm85898929
  • (OCoLC)85898929
  • 1027735
  • 1676827

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