Flight From Monticello Thomas Jefferson At War

Pub Date : 2010-01-21 | Author : Michael Kranish | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199745906
ISBN 13 : 0199745900

When Thomas Jefferson wrote his epitaph, he listed as his accomplishments his authorship of the Declaration of Independence and the Virginia statute of religious freedom, and his f..

The Call Of Liberty

Pub Date : 2004 | Author : Joanne Randolph | Publisher : The Rosen Publishing Group

ISBN 10 : 0823943682
ISBN 13 : 9780823943685

In September, 1781, the young Marquis de Lafayette of France and other leaders of colonial troops prepare to battle British troops led by Lord Charles Cornwallis at Yorktown, Virgi..

Lafayette

Pub Date : 2014-05-20T00:00:00+02:00 | Author : Bernard Vincent | Publisher : Editions Gallimard

ISBN 10 : 9782072484544
ISBN 13 : 2072484545

L’insurrection est le plus sacré des devoirs. Personnalité de la Révolution française, acteur majeur de la monarchie de Juillet, celui qui avait joué un rôle décisif dans ..

John Laurens And The American Revolution

Pub Date : 2000 | Author : Gregory D. Massey | Publisher : Univ of South Carolina Press

ISBN 10 : 1570033307
ISBN 13 : 9781570033308

This comprehensive biography explores the life of one of America's true revolutionaries. It explores the background to his reputation for reckless bravery, which he acquired during..

Historical Dictionary Of The American Revolution

Pub Date : 2009-11-18 | Author : Terry M. Mays | Publisher : Scarecrow Press

ISBN 10 : 0810875039
ISBN 13 : 9780810875036

The American Revolution pitted 13 loosely united colonies in a military, political, and economic struggle against Great Britain: the "mother country" and arguably the most powerful..

The Negro In The American Revolution

Pub Date : 2012-12-01 | Author : Benjamin Quarles | Publisher : UNC Press Books

ISBN 10 : 9780807838334
ISBN 13 : 0807838330

Originally published in 1961, this classic work remains the most comprehensive history of the many and important roles played by African Americans during the American Revolution. W..