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This book is a joke. I think I paid 2 bucks for this and consider it a waste. I don't know if it's destined for the recycle bin or I might give it to another lib (who recommended... Read morePublished on May 24, 2014 by Cdeblue
I enjoyed reading about all the behind-the-scenes maneuvering that went on in the spring of 1776. I did not realize before that Pennsylvania was so crucial to obtaining enough... Read morePublished on December 25, 2013 by WWest
At least twice, on pages 135 and 139, Mr. Hogeland refers to Joseph Warren and James Warren as "brothers," and not in the "band of brothers" sense. Read morePublished on June 24, 2013 by Pat Bridgman
If one wants to know everything about historical events, wants to know that he knows everything, and be certain that he knows the whole truth, that reader should pick one book and... Read morePublished on June 22, 2013 by Thomas A. Fenton
This review is meant to tell the reader something about the book so that they can decide if they want to spend time with it, not to endorse or condemn the somewhat novel position... Read morePublished on May 22, 2013 by Metallurgist
There is really no information in this book that you can't get from watching the HBO John Adams series. I was hoping to read something new. Read morePublished on May 16, 2013 by Patrick Shafto
I learned so much I had not known about the behind the scenes working to make the declaration happen. It was fascinating.Published on March 29, 2013 by frazzled
I'm glad I'm not the first reviewer to comment on just badly written this book is. True, it's "short" at less than 200 pages, but considering how often I had to re-read paragraphs... Read morePublished on August 23, 2011 by Lela Soulier
This book is quite simply a must read. In a concise, straightforward, and readable style, the author has provided us with what really transpired leading unto and through the... Read morePublished on August 11, 2011 by Mt Walley