Clearly the best one-volume history of the Revolution written so far. -- Jack P. Greene, professor of history, John Hopkins University
The opening is breath taking in its writing. Alden's expose of the conditions of the British Empire and the Colonies is insightful and poetic. Read morePublished on August 28, 2001 by irick
I bought this book based on customer reviews. Folks, you let me down. This is a horribly written book. Read morePublished on June 4, 2001 by "doug1507"
This is an excellent book on the american revolution. The book is just superb and I would recommend it for anyone who wants to learn more about this most important event in... Read morePublished on February 24, 2001