Mutiny in January the story of a crisis in the Continental army now for the first time fully told from many hitherto unknown or neglected sources, both American and British by Carl Van Doren

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Edition Notes

Appendix: Oliver de Lancey"s Journal of the Pennsylvania mutiny.--Note on the after-mutiny at York.--Acknowledgments and sources (p. [258]-288)

Book details

Statementby Carl Van Doren.
LC ClassificationsE255 .V26
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p.
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6462576M
LC Control Number43051088

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