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The Resource The road to Guilford Courthouse : the American revolution in the Carolinas, John Buchanan

The road to Guilford Courthouse : the American revolution in the Carolinas, John Buchanan

Label
The road to Guilford Courthouse : the American revolution in the Carolinas
Title
The road to Guilford Courthouse
Title remainder
the American revolution in the Carolinas
Statement of responsibility
John Buchanan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of the British attempt to recapture the Carolinas, from the Battle for Sullivan's Island with "William Moultrie and his raw South Carolinians" to "the campaign's riveting climax at Guilford Courthouse."--Jacket. Includes such figures as Lord Cornwallis, Sir Henry Clinton, Lieutenant Colonel Banastre Tarleton, Brigadier General Thomas Sumter, Brigadier General Daniel Morgan, James Collins, David Henry, Thomas young, and Major General Nathanael Greene
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
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Buchanan, John
Dewey number
973.3/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E263.N8
LC item number
B83 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina
  • United States
  • USA
  • South Carolina
  • North Carolina
  • American Revolution (1775-1783)
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina
  • United States
Label
The road to Guilford Courthouse : the American revolution in the Carolinas, John Buchanan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 426-435) and index
Contents
1. The Battle of Sullivan's Island -- 2. The Rice Kings -- 3. Southern Strategy -- 4. The Approach March -- 5. Charleston Besieged -- 6. The Rise of Banastre Tarleton -- 7. Into the Back Country -- 8. Hearts and Minds -- 9. Trouble in the Back Country -- 10. More Trouble in the Back Country -- 11. A Hero Takes Charge -- 12. The Battle of Camden -- 13. The Partisans Fight On -- 14. The Rise of Patrick Ferguson -- 15. To Catch Ferguson -- 16. King's Mountain -- 17. Retreat and Turmoil -- 18. A General from Rhode Island -- 19. The Stage is Set -- 20. Tarleton Pursues Morgan -- 21. Cowpens -- 22. Bayonets and Zeal -- 23. Patience and Finesse -- 24. Guilford Courthouse: "Long, Obstinate, and Bloody"
Control code
ocm35055512
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 452 p.
Isbn
9780471327165
Isbn Type
(paper)
Lccn
96009575
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o35055512
  • (OCoLC)35055512
Label
The road to Guilford Courthouse : the American revolution in the Carolinas, John Buchanan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 426-435) and index
Contents
1. The Battle of Sullivan's Island -- 2. The Rice Kings -- 3. Southern Strategy -- 4. The Approach March -- 5. Charleston Besieged -- 6. The Rise of Banastre Tarleton -- 7. Into the Back Country -- 8. Hearts and Minds -- 9. Trouble in the Back Country -- 10. More Trouble in the Back Country -- 11. A Hero Takes Charge -- 12. The Battle of Camden -- 13. The Partisans Fight On -- 14. The Rise of Patrick Ferguson -- 15. To Catch Ferguson -- 16. King's Mountain -- 17. Retreat and Turmoil -- 18. A General from Rhode Island -- 19. The Stage is Set -- 20. Tarleton Pursues Morgan -- 21. Cowpens -- 22. Bayonets and Zeal -- 23. Patience and Finesse -- 24. Guilford Courthouse: "Long, Obstinate, and Bloody"
Control code
ocm35055512
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 452 p.
Isbn
9780471327165
Isbn Type
(paper)
Lccn
96009575
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o35055512
  • (OCoLC)35055512

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