Author:Gregory T. Edgar

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The Philadelphia Campaign, 1777-1778

By: Gregory T. Edgar

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1998)

Seller ID: E0921

ISBN: 0788409212

Condition: 252 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1998), 2004, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 252 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


A stirring account of the English military campaign led by General Sir William Howe against Philadelphia, the winter encampment of George Washington's Continental Army at Valley Forge, and the American victory at the Battle of Monmouth in June of 1778. This work draws extensively on the journals and remembrances of the soldiers who fought on both sides, putting the reader right in the thick of the action. Little known facts and amusing anecdotes about the principal participants in the campaign flesh out the characters of historical figures such as the brothers Howe, Friedrich Steuben, Horatio ... View more info

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Liberty or Death! The Northern Campaigns in the American Revolutionary War

By: Gregory T. Edgar

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1994)

Seller ID: E0023

ISBN: 0788400231

Condition: 410 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1994), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 410 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This book focuses on what came to be known as the Northern Department of the Continental Army, and the enemies that opposed it, during the Revolutionary War. Built around excerpts from surviving accounts written by Americans, Germans, and British, it documents the struggle for control of the vital south-north waterway running from New York to Quebec, from the Hudson River through Lakes George and Champlain to the Canadian rivers Richelieu and St. Lawrence. The product of fourteen years of research, these carefully selected first-hand accounts from diaries, letters, and memoirs provide the rea... View more info

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Campaign of 1776: The Road to Trenton

By: Gregory T. Edgar

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1995)

Seller ID: E0185

ISBN: 0788401858

Condition: 442 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1995), 2005, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 442 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


442 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1995), 2005, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 442 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Reluctant Break with Britain: From Stamp Act to Bunker Hill

By: Gregory T. Edgar

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1997)

Seller ID: E0585

ISBN: 0788405853

Condition: 330 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1997), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 330 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Mr. Edgar once again brings his information yet entertaining and very readable style of writing to bear in this final piece of his trilogy on the early years of the American Revolution. As in his other books, he seamlessly weaves into his narrative many poignant and exciting personal accounts of the participants, both American and British, so that the readers looking for an alternative to dense, scholarly histories can here enjoy learning about the Revolutionary War. This book focuses on the causes of the Revolution, and the patriots' desire to remain within the British Empire. Misconceptions ... View more info