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1777, the year of the hangman

John S. Pancake

1777, the year of the hangman

by John S. Pancake

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Published by University of Alabama Press in University .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Campaigns

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn S. Pancake.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE233 .P27
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 268 p., [4] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages268
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4896713M
      ISBN 100817351124
      LC Control Number76030797

      The Year of the Hangman () ended in the first third of this very dry book. While true that the Iroquois' semi-alliance with the British started this year, the main focus of this book is the Battle of Wyoming () and the punitive Sullivan Expedition () that followed/5. The Year of the Hangman is an operational study of the campaign for Philadelphia. Between September 1st and December 19th two armies contended for the American capital, seat of the rebellion, home to the Congress, and from where independence from Great Britain had been declared only the year .

      , , , , , ,,, , , , , , The Year of the Hangman. by John S. Pancake. Quality Paper pp. Price: $ s: E Book There is a wealth of fascinating detail in this book, including information.   ‎ Winner of the Thomas Fleming Award for the Best Book in American Revolutionary War History Finalist for the Army Historical Foundation Distinguished Writing Award After two years of fighting, Great Britain felt confident that the American rebellion would be crushed 3/5(4).

      The Year of the Hangman John S. Pancake. Narrated by Robert Thaler. Available from Audible. Book published by University of Alabama Press. John S. Pancake () was a native of Virginia, Professor of History at The University of Alabama, and author of studies on Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton.. REVIEWS: “A revisionist view of the Revolution’s most crucial year, it. Free 2-day shipping. Buy The Year of the Hangman at 4/5(1).


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Pancake, this book was published the bicentennial year ofby University of Alabama Press. It is indexed with extensive chapter notes plus "Bibliographic Essay, pages, six-by-nine /5(8). Winner of the Thomas Fleming Award for the Best Book in American Revolutionary War History Finalist for the Army Historical Foundation Distinguished Writing Award After two years of fighting, Great Britain felt confident that the American rebellion would be crushed inthe "Year of the Hangman." Britain devised a bold new strategy/5(19).

Inthe rebellion of the American colonies against British rule was crushed. Now, in the year of the hangman-George Washington is awaiting execution, Benjamin Franklin's banned rebel newspaper, Liberty Tree, has gone underground, and young ne'er-do-well Creighton Brown, a fifteen-year-old Brit, has just arrived in the colonies.

Having been shipped off against his will, with Brand: Penguin Young Readers Group. “A revisionist view of the Revolution’s most crucial year it explodes many of the myths surrounding Burgoyne’s Canadian expedition and Howe’s Pennsylvania campaign.

There is a wealth of fascinating detail in this book, including information on arms and supplies, rations for women camp followers, and even the numbers of carts (odd) carrying Burgoyne’s luggage.” --History Book 4/5(1).

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An exciting and accurate portrayal of the military action in the southern colonies that led to a new American nation. A companion to Pancake’s study of the northern campaign, The Year of the Hangman, this volume deals with the Author: John S.

Pancake. Being an Examination of the Philadelphia Campaign of that Year Including a Study of the Ten Crucial Days of and the Battles of Trenton and Princeton. "I left Congress on the 11th of November,that year which the Tories said, had three gallows in it, meaning the three sevens." ~John Adams The Year of the Hangman is an operational study of the campaign for Philadelphia/10(74).

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It's the rebellious American colonies have been soundly defeated by the powerful British redcoats, and the imprisoned General Washington is to hang from the end of a gibbet. That's the situation that faces Creighton Brown, a seventeen-year-old Britisher who is abducted and arrives in America with nothing but an attitude.

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