An impartial history of the war in America, between Great Britain and her colonies, from its commencement to the end of the year 1779 Exhibiting a circumstantial, connected, and complete Account of the real Causes, Rise, and Progress of the War, interspersed with Anecdotes and Characters of the different Commanders, and Accounts of such Personages in Congress as have distinguished themselves during the Contest. With an appendix, containing a collection of interesting and authentic papers tending to elucidate the History. Illustrated with a Variety of beautiful Copper Plates, representing real and animated Likenesses of those celebrated Generals who have distinguished themselves in the important Contest

Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London printed for R. Faulder, New Bond Street 1780, MDCCLXXX. [1780]
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:Adams, 80-45b. - Another edition of 'The history of the war in America,' Dublin, 1779, plagiarized from the 'Annual register'. - English Short Title Catalog, N7582. - Reproduction of original from Harvard University Houghton Library. - Sometimes attributed to Edmund Burke
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (xi,[1],608,44p.,plates) map,ports 8°