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The Resource Valley Forge : George Washington and the crucible of victory, Newt Gingrich, William R. Forstchen and Albert S. Hanser, contributing editor

Valley Forge : George Washington and the crucible of victory, Newt Gingrich, William R. Forstchen and Albert S. Hanser, contributing editor

Label
Valley Forge : George Washington and the crucible of victory
Title
Valley Forge
Title remainder
George Washington and the crucible of victory
Statement of responsibility
Newt Gingrich, William R. Forstchen and Albert S. Hanser, contributing editor
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the winter of 1777, Washington and his demoralized army retreat from Philadelphia, arriving at Valley Forge where they discover that their repeated requests for a stockpile of food, winter clothing, and building tools have been ignored by Congress. In spite of the suffering and deceit, Washington endures all, joined at last by a volunteer from Germany who begins the hard task of recasting the army as a professional fighting force capable of facing the British head-on and changing the course of history
Member of
Summary
Washington's demoralized army anticipates a grueling winter in 1777 with virtually no supplies before they are joined by German volunteer Baron von Steuben, who endeavors to reorganize the army as a professional fighting force
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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366331
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.I4945
LC item number
T6 2010c
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
George Washington novels
Series volume
0002
Target audience
adult
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George Washington and the crucible of victory
Label
Valley Forge : George Washington and the crucible of victory, Newt Gingrich, William R. Forstchen and Albert S. Hanser, contributing editor
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
5469907
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 438 p.
Isbn
9780312591076
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010035878
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn606785281
  • (OCoLC)606785281
Label
Valley Forge : George Washington and the crucible of victory, Newt Gingrich, William R. Forstchen and Albert S. Hanser, contributing editor
Publication
Control code
5469907
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 438 p.
Isbn
9780312591076
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010035878
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn606785281
  • (OCoLC)606785281

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