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Soldiers of the American Revolution Who at One Time Were Residents of, or Whose Graves Are Located in Chautauqua County, New York

By: Chautauqua County, N. Y., Chapters, National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1925)

Seller ID: C2082

ISBN: 0788420828

Condition: 78 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1925), 2002, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 78 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


“The Soldiers of the American Revolution remain in a distinct class of the world’s history–with only the poorest and most meager equipment, they…responded to the first call of Lexington and Bunker Hill, facing every danger with unsurpassed courage, willingly sacrificing every personal comfort, suffering and enduring beyond description…that freedom and liberty might be their country’s right for all time.” In order to pay tribut... View more info

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Redcoats and Rebels: The American Revolution Through British Eyes

By: Christopher Hibbert

Price: $16.95

Publisher: W. W. Norton: 2002

Seller ID: 322939

ISBN: 0-393-32293-9

Condition: 412 pages, 6 x 8, paperback, W. W. Norton


The story of this war has usually been told in terms of a conflict between blundering British generals and their rigidly disciplined red-coated troops on the one side and heroic American patriots in their homespun shirts and coonskin caps on the other. In this fresh, compelling narrative, Christopher Hibbert portrays the realities of a war that raged the length of an entire continent-a war that thousands of George Washington's fellow countrymen condemned and that he came... View more info

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The Life of Major John André, Adjutant-General of the British Army in America

By: Winthrop Sargent

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1871)

Seller ID: S2176

ISBN: 0078842176X

Condition: 498 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1871), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 498 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


“‘All I request of you, gentlemen, is that you will bear witness to the world that I die like a brave man.’ The signal was given; the wagon rolled swiftly away…and the sudden shock as he was jerked from the coffin-lid on which he stood, produced immediate death.” The monumental inscription in Westminster Abbey says “he fell a sacrifice to his zeal for his king and country…” John André is best remembered for being hanged... View more info