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The Turning Point of the Revolution or Burgoyne in America

Hoffman Nickerson

The Turning Point Of The Revolution Or Burgoyne In America is a historical book written by Nickerson and Hoffman. The book is centered around the events of the American Revolution and specifically focuses on the role of British General John Burgoyne. Burgoyne was tasked with leading a campaign to capture the Hudson River Valley in 1777, which was a crucial supply route for the American forces. However, his campaign ultimately failed, leading to a turning point in the war. The book delves into the details of Burgoyne's campaign, including his strategy, the battles he fought, and the political climate at the time. It also explores the impact that the campaign had on the course of the war, as well as on Burgoyne's own career and reputation. The authors draw on a wide range of primary sources, including letters, diaries, and official documents, to provide a comprehensive and detailed account of the events. They also offer their own analysis and interpretation of the events, providing insights into the motivations and actions of the key players. Overall, The Turning Point Of The Revolution Or Burgoyne In America is a valuable resource for anyone interested in the history of the American Revolution, offering a detailed and nuanced account of a crucial moment in the conflict.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: Jul 9th, 2006
  • Pages: 588
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 1.31in - 1.88lb
  • EAN: 9781428637115
  • Categories: United States - Revolutionary Period (1775-1800)North AmericanUnited States - 20th Century