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Another McCullough winner. If you like American history and personal stories of its participants, you'll like this. Read morePublished 3 days ago by Mary J.
Seems to be well researched and an interesting read. Think you know about the Revolutionary War? I taught it from history books for years, and was amazed about all the details in... Read morePublished 5 days ago by Dan
Hats off to Mr. McCullough. This is an easy read and the story moves along at a steady pace. The author does an excellent job in telling the story of this pivotal year in America... Read morePublished 5 days ago by Amazon Customer
Great book, especially for folks that aren't into reading long history or biographical books. It covers the year very well and gives a fantastic overview of a most critical year of... Read morePublished 10 days ago by Michael James
This book gives more insight into George Washington and the people around him, and the struggles and difficulties they faced than any other history book I've read. Read morePublished 20 days ago by David Chirirqui
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I was struck by McCullough's description of pro- and anti-war voices in England. They sound much as they do today, don't they? I suppose all wars have essentially the same debate, varying only by which side is being discussed(i.e., which state, aggressor or aggrieved?).
Feb 21, 2006 by Walter Mitty | See all 3 posts