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The Resource George Washington's surprise attack : a new look at the battle that decided the fate of America, by Phillip Thomas Tucker, PhD

George Washington's surprise attack : a new look at the battle that decided the fate of America, by Phillip Thomas Tucker, PhD

Label
George Washington's surprise attack : a new look at the battle that decided the fate of America
Title
George Washington's surprise attack
Title remainder
a new look at the battle that decided the fate of America
Statement of responsibility
by Phillip Thomas Tucker, PhD
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Like many historical events, the American Revolution is sometimes overlooked, ignored, or minimized by historians due to being shrouded in romantic myth and stubborn stereotypes. Here historian Phillip Thomas Tucker provides an in-depth look at the events of the Battle of Trenton, weeding out fiction and legend and presenting new insights and analysis
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tucker, Phillip Thomas
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Washington, George
  • Trenton, Battle of (New Jersey : 1776)
  • Trenton, Battle of, Trenton, N.J., 1776
  • Command of troops
  • New Jersey
Label
George Washington's surprise attack : a new look at the battle that decided the fate of America, by Phillip Thomas Tucker, PhD
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Crossing the Rubicon: Washington's most imposing obstacle -- Turning point: Washington's audacious decision to forge ahead -- All quiet at Trenton -- Washington pouncing like "an eagle upon a hen" -- Meeting Washington's surprise attack -- Rall counterattacks -- Bitter struggle for the lower town -- Rall lashes back with renewed fury -- Final drama played out in a snowy apple orchard -- The Knyphausen Regiment's submission -- A most remarkable victory -- Epilogue: Trenton's long shadow
Control code
864299629
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 627 pages
Isbn
9781628736526
Lccn
2013047083
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Master record variable field(s) change: 520
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)864299629
Label
George Washington's surprise attack : a new look at the battle that decided the fate of America, by Phillip Thomas Tucker, PhD
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Crossing the Rubicon: Washington's most imposing obstacle -- Turning point: Washington's audacious decision to forge ahead -- All quiet at Trenton -- Washington pouncing like "an eagle upon a hen" -- Meeting Washington's surprise attack -- Rall counterattacks -- Bitter struggle for the lower town -- Rall lashes back with renewed fury -- Final drama played out in a snowy apple orchard -- The Knyphausen Regiment's submission -- A most remarkable victory -- Epilogue: Trenton's long shadow
Control code
864299629
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 627 pages
Isbn
9781628736526
Lccn
2013047083
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Master record variable field(s) change: 520
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)864299629

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