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The Resource 1777, the year of the hangman, John S. Pancake

1777, the year of the hangman, John S. Pancake

Label
1777, the year of the hangman
Title
1777, the year of the hangman
Statement of responsibility
John S. Pancake
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pancake, John S
Dewey number
973.3/33
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E233
LC item number
.P27
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American Revolution (1775-1783)
  • United States
  • Military campaigns
  • United States
  • USA
Label
1777, the year of the hangman, John S. Pancake
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-255) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Prologue -- 1. The war begins: 1775 -- The appeal to arms -- The birth of the American army -- 2. The American Secretary -- Germain and the strategy of reconquest -- The great troop lift -- The Howe brothers -- 3. Dress rehearsal: 1776 -- The Canadian offensive -- The mission of the Howes -- The retreat from New York -- 4. Crisis in New Jersey -- The revolution in New Jersey -- The guns of Trenton -- Princeton -- 5. Arms and men -- The Redcoats -- The continentals -- The militia -- 6. Germain and the generals -- The plan germinates -- Spring comes to America -- Cat and mouse in New Jersey -- 7. The suppression of the Loyalists -- The mob -- The law -- The enforcers -- 8. The northern invasion -- "This army must not retreat" -- Ticonderoga -- The spider and the fly -- 9. The gathering storm -- The crisis in New York -- Bennington -- Drums along the Mohawk -- 10. Saratoga: the first battle -- The command of the northern department -- The army of the northern department -- Freeman's farm -- 11. Philadelphia takes Howe -- By sea to Philadelphia -- The Brandywine -- The capital falls -- 12. Saratoga: The forlorn hope -- The Hudson highlands -- Burgoyne casts a die -- The surrender -- 13. Stalemate -- Germantown -- The fight for the Delaware -- Valley Forge: end and beginning -- 14. Epilogue: the French alliance -- Paris -- London -- York and Philadelphia -- 15. The campaign of 1777: success and failure -- The British High Command -- The American High Command
Control code
ocm02680804
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 268 pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780817351120
Lccn
76030797
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2680804
Label
1777, the year of the hangman, John S. Pancake
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-255) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Prologue -- 1. The war begins: 1775 -- The appeal to arms -- The birth of the American army -- 2. The American Secretary -- Germain and the strategy of reconquest -- The great troop lift -- The Howe brothers -- 3. Dress rehearsal: 1776 -- The Canadian offensive -- The mission of the Howes -- The retreat from New York -- 4. Crisis in New Jersey -- The revolution in New Jersey -- The guns of Trenton -- Princeton -- 5. Arms and men -- The Redcoats -- The continentals -- The militia -- 6. Germain and the generals -- The plan germinates -- Spring comes to America -- Cat and mouse in New Jersey -- 7. The suppression of the Loyalists -- The mob -- The law -- The enforcers -- 8. The northern invasion -- "This army must not retreat" -- Ticonderoga -- The spider and the fly -- 9. The gathering storm -- The crisis in New York -- Bennington -- Drums along the Mohawk -- 10. Saratoga: the first battle -- The command of the northern department -- The army of the northern department -- Freeman's farm -- 11. Philadelphia takes Howe -- By sea to Philadelphia -- The Brandywine -- The capital falls -- 12. Saratoga: The forlorn hope -- The Hudson highlands -- Burgoyne casts a die -- The surrender -- 13. Stalemate -- Germantown -- The fight for the Delaware -- Valley Forge: end and beginning -- 14. Epilogue: the French alliance -- Paris -- London -- York and Philadelphia -- 15. The campaign of 1777: success and failure -- The British High Command -- The American High Command
Control code
ocm02680804
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 268 pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780817351120
Lccn
76030797
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2680804

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