Utilizing new primary source material from the Papers of George Washington, a documentary editing project dedicated to the transcription and publication of original documents, A Companion to George Washington features a collection of original readings from scholars and popular historians that shed new light on all aspects of the life of George Washington. Provides readers with new insights into previously neglected aspects of Washington's life Features original essays from top scholars and popular historians Based on new research from thousands of previously unpublished letters to and from Washington... eight thousand moved north behind the Brandywine hills, then east, crossing above Washingtona#39;s flank to strike his right and rear. Cornwallis had excellent guides and the cream of the army: all of the British and Hessian grenadiers, the British light ... Continental light dragoons and the Queena#39;s Rangers five miles from Chadsa#39;s Ford, followed by intense, ranger-style ... from scouts sent out by General John Sullivan, whose division was thinly spread to cover four of the fords on the right.
|Title||:||A Companion to George Washington|
|Author||:||Edward G. Lengel|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2012-04-19|