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Fantastic work by David McCullough...I bought this to read while on vacation and was worried it might be just a dry recitation of historical facts and footnotes and read more like... Read morePublished 1 day ago by JS
Like this author's other books, 1776 is well written, entertaining, and informative. But because its scope is the dramatic year, 1776, rather than a person (Washington) or an event... Read morePublished 2 days ago by DaveL
McCullough focuses on how Washington and the Continental Army became the successful fighting force that won the Revolution. Read morePublished 2 days ago by Eric Olson
This book is absolutely an amazing retelling of the story of Americas first year. While I say this I must admit that the book its self is quite hard to get through. Read morePublished 2 days ago by Amazon Customer
I enjoyed thus book and the amazing storytelling of the author. He makes the historical characters come alive and helps you to see them as real people. Read morePublished 7 days ago by Paul L. Haag
A really readable, interesting account of the events of 1776, even if you're not usually drawn to detailed accounts of military encounters. Read morePublished 8 days ago by A reader