soldier of the revolution

a novel
  • 224 Pages
  • 0.31 MB
  • English
Weidenfeld & Nicolson , London
Statementby Ward Just.
The Physical Object
Pagination(5),224p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21237386M
ISBN 10029700297X

A SOLDIER OF THE REVOLUTION () is a novel so polished, so Hemingway-esque, that it's hard to believe it was Ward Just's first effort. And maybe it wasn't, because it seems to me I read a Just interview somewhere in which he stated his 'first' novel, written somewhere around '68, was flatly rejected and in not very polite terms/5(2).

A Soldier Of The Revolution book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Ward Just took time off from the editorial page of The /5.

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This book is a must-own for anyone who loves military relics and American Revolutionary War history. If you're a fan of military artist Don Troiani, (I am), that's icing on the cake. There are other military uniform and artifact books that /5(50).

However the soldier is a civilian garbed Militia man. The book title could very wll have been "New England Militia Of The American Revolution" or "Minite Man Of The American Revolution".

One good picture of a Continental Soldier in full uniform (like the ones of the British regulars) would have added another star to my review/5(29). ''Boy Soldiers of the American Revolution explores, both narratively and analytically, questions surrounding the service of boys in the Continental army during the Revolutionary period.

The stories are wonderful, and they leap out of the chapters to help make the period come alive/5(5). Try the new Google Books.

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We haven't. The font style and size are just right. There are well places photographs, illustrations, and maps throughout the book. The writing style is very readable.

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This book is a fine account of an interesting man and his place in history, along with fascinating family history. --Independent Book Publishers Association Benjamin Franklin Awards, /5(10). Revolutionary War Soldiers of North and South Carolina. Ohio. Revolutionary War Pensioners Living in the State of Ohio in ; The Official Roster of the Soldiers of the American Revolution Buried in the State of Ohio scanned searchable book (at Ancestry/requires payment) Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvania Revolutionary War Military Abstract Card. Link To This Page — Contact Us — Revolutionary War Online Records Original Documents from the National Archives through Search The Muster and Pay Rolls of the War of the Revolution, Browse these rolls by state and name of organization (regiment, battalion, guard, company, etc.).

Find names of soldiers with the help of annotations supplied by other Footnote users and. Inducted into The National Library of "THE SONS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION" as the Historical Biography of Abraham Vandal. This book relates the story of Abraham Vandal () who fought with General George Washington at the Battles of White Plains and Long Island during the Revolutionary War; as told by award winning author Nancy Richmond and Vandal Family /5(8).

Soldiers of the French Revolution (Bicentennial reflections on the French Revolution) - Kindle edition by Forrest, Alan. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Soldiers of the French Revolution (Bicentennial reflections on the French Revolution).5/5(3).

Instead of looking at the entire revolutionary war, Fischer focuses on Washington's crossing of the Delaware and the defeat of the Hessian soldiers in Trenton. Washington's victory was critical for the survival of the American colonies and Fischer's book explores the people (on both sides) who were involved in this military action.

More than 1, citizens, 1, Patriot soldiers, and Loyalists are included in this volume. Also, records of many Virginians who served in Georgia Continentals; of members of South Carolina Continental units in Georgia; and some South Carolina Loyalists are also included.

This book will be a MUST for those looking for Revolutionary War service for a Georgia ancestor since the D.A.R. For soldiers in the Revolutionary War, COVID would have been hardly noticed. Instead they dealt with something far more ghastly.

And yet they fought. For freedom. Here is the story in brief from : During the Revolutionary War, one of the greatest threats to the Army came not from enemy bullets, but from disease. Deborah Sampson Gannett (Decem – Ap ), better known as Deborah Sampson, was a Massachusetts woman who disguised herself as a man in order to serve in the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War.

She is one of a small number of women with a documented record of military combat experience in that war. She served 17 months in the army under the name. The alphabetical listing of “The Soldiers of the American Revolution Buried in Illinois” published in by Illinois State Genealogical Society has been expanded to include new entries, children of the entry, (other family members), history found in and referencing to pension records relating people, places and events, location of graves and references to searching for the Revolutionary.

List of the revolutionary soldiers of Virginia. Special report of the Department of Archives and History for by Virginia State Library. Archives Division; Eckenrode, H. (Hamilton James), Although General Alexandre Dumas was a fascinating man and a bold, distinguished Napoleonic soldier, he has been overshadowed by the literary successes of his son Alexandre Dumas (The Three Musketeers and The Count of Monte Cristo) and grandson, the playwright Alexandre er reveals General Dumas' extraordinary life in eighteenth-century France, providing the first biography in.

In this particularly sad posthumous book, Cox combs the American Revolution pension applications for those soldiers who enlisted as children--as servants to others, companions to a family member, runaways, substitutes for a parent or guardian (willing or not), drummers, medical assistant, trade apprentices, guards or nuisances/5.

Henry Knox, a Soldier of the Revolution: Major-general in the Continental Army, Washington's Chief of Artillery, First Secretary of War Under the Constitution, Founder of the Society of the Cincinnati; American men of energy: Author: Noah Brooks: Publisher: G.

Putnam's sons, Original from: the University of Michigan 5/5(1). About The Book. The life of the average soldier at the onset of the American Revolution in words and photographs. Inat the beginning of the American War of. Book: All Authors / Contributors: H J Eckenrode; Virginia State Library and Archives.

Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: # List of the Revolutionary soldiers of Virginia.\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema. REVOLUTIONARY SOLDIERS BURIED IN INDIANA A SUPPLEMENT: NAMES NOT LISTED IN THE ROSTER OF SOLDIERS AND PATRIOTS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION BURIED IN INDIANA () NOR IN REVOLUTIONARY SOLDIERS BURIED IN INDIANA () please allow added time for shipment.

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David Perry's memoir offers a rare glimpse into the life of a soldier in both the French and Indian War and the Revolutionary War. The article tells of the gruesome murder of a French priest, the recruiting techniques of the army, a near death experience including a.

The most complete military roster for the state, this monumental work contains the names of approximat soldiers from North Carolina who served during the Revolution. Service records include such information as rank, company, date of enlistment or commission, period of service, combat experience, and whether captured, wounded, or killed.

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Agents Of The Revolution. Author: Kevin Morgan Publisher: Peter Lang ISBN: Size: MB Format: PDF. Revolutionary idealists thought of the French soldier as a willing volunteer sacrificing himself for the principles of the Revolution; Forrest examines the convergence of these ideals with the ordinary, and often dreadful, experience of protracted warfare that the soldier s: 1.

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As betweenandsoldiers and militia served the American cause during the revolution in total, that would mean Black soldiers made up approximately four percent of the Patriots' numbers.

Of the 9, Black soldiers, 5, were combat dedicated troops.In Boy Soldiers of the American Revolution, Caroline Cox reconstructs the lives and stories of this young subset of early American soldiers, focusing on how these boys came to join the army and what they actually did in service.

Giving us a rich and unique glimpse into colonial childhood, Cox traces the evolution of youth in American culture in.Get this from a library! Georgia citizens and soldiers of the American Revolution. [Robert Scott Davis] -- Book contains information on pension, land, loyalist records, military accounts, petitions and other information about the citizens of Georgia that served in the Continental Army.

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