American Revolution: The Definitive Encyclopedia and Document Collection [5 volumes]

by
Jeremy M. Black
Spencer C. Tuckereditor
American Revolution: The Definitive Encyclopedia and Document Collection [5 volumes]

20180930

ABC-CLIO

Pages 2466
Topics Military History

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American Revolution: The Definitive Encyclopedia and Document Collection [5 volumes]

Contributors: Tucker, Spencer;
Abstract:

With more than 1,300 cross-referenced entries covering every aspect of the American Revolution, this definitive scholarly reference covers the causes, course, and consequences of the war and the political, social, and military origins of the nation.


• Contains more than 1,300 A–Z entries on various political, social, and military topics connected with the American Revolution

• Features contributions from more than 120 distinguished scholars and independent historians from a variety of disciplines

• Introduces entries with essays on the war's underlying causes and the events that catalyzed its outbreak, a synopsis of the war, and an analysis of its long-term impact

• Includes key documents relevant to the period, including Common Sense, the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, eyewitness battle accounts, speeches, and treaties

• Supplements entries with hundreds of illustrations depicting colonial and Revolutionary America, plus dozens of maps depicting major geopolitical relationships, large-scale military operations, and individual battles on land and sea

• Addresses all major Native American tribes involved in the conflict and their role in the war

Editor(s): Tucker, Spencer;
SortTitle: american revolution: the definitive encyclopedia and document collection [5 volumes]
Keyword(s): Military History
Author Info:
Jeremy M. Black
Spencer C. Tuckereditor
eISBN-13: 9781851097449
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Print ISBN-13: 9781851097395
Imprint: ABC-CLIO
Pages: 2466
Publication Date: 20180930