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George Washington"s army

Peter Young

George Washington"s army

by Peter Young

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Published by Hippocrene Books : distributed by Optimum Book Marketing Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Continental Army,
  • United States. -- Continental Army -- Uniforms,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references

    Statementtext by Peter Young ; color plates by Michael Roffe
    SeriesMen-at-arms series
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. A-H, 40 p. :
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14544805M

      Washington’s Revolutionary War Commission. Source: Library of Congress. After the war, Washington became a civilian and, from to , served as President of the United States, which also made him Commander-in-Chief of the U.S. Armed Forces. This book introduces readers to the life of George Washington, who proved himself a good military leader during the American Revolution and became the nation's first president. From inside the book What people are saying - Write a review3/5(3).

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    George Washington summary: George Washington is best known as the leader of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War, one of America’s first Founders, and the first president of the United was born in Febru in Westmoreland County, Virginia in As a young man, he was a surveyor. His military career began with his involvement with the Virginia. This book examines the uniforms, equipment, history and organisation of George Washington&#;s Army. The chronology of the American Revolution is summarised, and its major personalities introduced. Uniforms are shown in full illustrated detail.


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