George Washington's War

George Washington's War

The Forging of A Revolutionary Leader and the American Presidency

eBook - 2004
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The organizational and political genius of George Washington, argues Chadwick (American history, Rutgers U.), was one of the prime reasons for American victory in the Revolutionary War. He profiles the many challenges that faced Washington in conducting the campaigns against the British and describes Washington's response. He also examines Washington's political activities in the period following the British defeat and Washington's ascendancy to the office of the presidency. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

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The American Revolution was won not on the battlefields, but in the mind of George Washington. A compulsively readable narrative and extensive history, George Washington's War illuminates how during the war's winter months the young general created a new model of leadership that became the model for the American presidency.
The definitive story of how Washington lead the United States during the revolution and created a vision for the new nation.

Publisher: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, c2004
ISBN: 9781402228797
Characteristics: 1 online resource (569 p., [16] p. of plates) : ill., maps


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