From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 1996 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
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This is absolutely the worst book ever written by a major historian being filled with historical inaccuracies and bizarre statements. Read morePublished 4 days ago by XYZZY
Not what I expected. This is a diary of the author's travels.Published 2 months ago by Wayne Anderson
Superb history, sensitively and perceptively written. Educational on many levels and a pleasure to read. Could not recommend it more highly.Published 2 months ago by Senseibobo
Refreshing view, from a European perspective of the Wars for North America. I was especially intrigued by his treatment of the French experience in Canada, indeed in the heartland... Read morePublished 9 months ago by bigdiesel
I am fascinated by this book. It reveals the US through British eyes. I am half–Canadian and half-American and know myself better thanks to John Keegan.Published 9 months ago by Amazon Customer
For any one who is a Civil War buff, interested in The Revolution or the creation of America this is an awesome read. Read morePublished 21 months ago by CMA
That's not the most professional review title, but it couldn't be more appropriate. This book is both uninformative and un-entertaining. Read morePublished on September 21, 2013 by Fred Bennett
Vintage Keegan. Like good wine, it mellows with age. Thoroughly researched, with tit-bits unknown to previous authors. Very readable. Highly recommended to WWII buffs. Read morePublished on January 28, 2013 by Julian Y. Barrolaza
John Keegan's analysis of North American topography and its influence on the explorations and military campaigns that shaped our early history is essential reading for students of... Read morePublished on March 3, 2011 by R. Doyle Gillespie