How America Fought Its Wars: Military Strategy from the American Revolution to the Civil War

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Contents
Introduction 9
CHAPTER 1
The Shot Heard 'Round the World 13
The Battles of Lexington and Concord
CHAPTER 2
The Response to Military Confrontation 20
British and American Strategies and Resources in 1775
CHAPTER 3
The Bunker Hill Dilemma 29
The Emergence of William Howe
CHAPTER 4
Boston Redeemed and New York Damned 39
The Emergence of George Washington
CHAPTER 5
Rekindling the Flame of Liberty 50
Harlem Heights to Princeton
CHAPTER 6
Alternative Strategies and Outcomes 61
Rebels and Redcoats 1775-1776
CHAPTER 7
The War for the North Country 67
The Genesis and Climax of the Saratoga Campaign
CHAPTER 8
The Philadelphia Campaign 82
The Final Confrontation between Howe and Washington

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