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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 3 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 3 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 14 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
A great book for anyone who enjoys reading about historical perspectives and interpretations, but not too much on the tactics. Read morePublished on February 16, 2012 by Bryan J. Cohen
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
Very interesting book, I enjoyed the autobiographical sections as much as the history, and enjoyed an outsider's view of the U.S.Published on April 25, 2010 by Thomas M. Damore
I've read 3 other books written by Keegan and like them a lot. This one was, in my opinion, one of the worst represented books I've purchased. Read morePublished on May 7, 2008 by Wittmann's Revenge