As a synthesis of modern scholarship on the Revolution, this important book has no rival. (Pauline Maier, Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
About the Author
Edward Countryman, professor of history at Southern Methodist University, is the author of Americans (Hill and Wang, 1996) and A People in Revolution: Political Society in New York, 1760-1790, which was awarded the Bancroft Prize in 1982. He lives in Dallas, Texas.