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The First Salute

A View of the American Revolution

by Barbara W. Tuchman
Wanda McCaddon

Audiobook

Two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize and bestselling author Barbara W. Tuchman analyzes the American Revolution in a brilliantly original way, placing the war in the historical context of the centuries-long conflicts between England and both France and Holland. This compellingly written history presents a fresh, new view of the events that led from the first foreign salute to American nationhood in 1776 to the last campaign of the Revolution five years later. It paints a magnificent portrait of General George Washington and recounts in riveting detail the events responsible for the birth of our nation.


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Publisher: Blackstone Audio
Edition: Unabridged

OverDrive Listen audiobook

  • ISBN: 9781483057866
  • File size: 369217 KB
  • Release date: March 13, 2009
  • Duration: 12:47:33

MP3 audiobook

  • ISBN: 9781483057866
  • File size: 369217 KB
  • Release date: March 17, 2009
  • Duration: 12:47:33
  • Number of parts: 15


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subjects

History Nonfiction

Languages

English

Levels

Text Difficulty:9-12

Two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize and bestselling author Barbara W. Tuchman analyzes the American Revolution in a brilliantly original way, placing the war in the historical context of the centuries-long conflicts between England and both France and Holland. This compellingly written history presents a fresh, new view of the events that led from the first foreign salute to American nationhood in 1776 to the last campaign of the Revolution five years later. It paints a magnificent portrait of General George Washington and recounts in riveting detail the events responsible for the birth of our nation.


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