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The Resource Victory at Yorktown, Newt Gingrich, William R Forstchen ; and Albert S. Hanser, contributing editor

Victory at Yorktown, Newt Gingrich, William R Forstchen ; and Albert S. Hanser, contributing editor

Label
Victory at Yorktown
Title
Victory at Yorktown
Statement of responsibility
Newt Gingrich, William R Forstchen ; and Albert S. Hanser, contributing editor
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It is 1781, and Washington and his army have spent three years engaged in near-constant skirmishing against the British. The enemy position in New York is far too strong. Then two crucial reports reach Washington. First, the French have briefly committed a fleet to the American coast. Second, Cornwallis is withdrawing to Yorktown to establish a new base. And Washington embarks on one of the most audacious moves in American military history
Member of
Summary
Finds General Washington ending a three-year stalemate and embarking on a secret 300-mile forced march of his entire army to meet the French navy's Chesapeake Bay blockade and capture Cornwallis's entire force.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10151478
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gingrich, Newt
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Forstchen, William R
  • Hanser, Albert S
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print core
Series volume
0003
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  • Yorktown (Va.)
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Victory at Yorktown, Newt Gingrich, William R Forstchen ; and Albert S. Hanser, contributing editor
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19915406
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
585 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410453006
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012040560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn810111475
  • (OCoLC)810111475
Label
Victory at Yorktown, Newt Gingrich, William R Forstchen ; and Albert S. Hanser, contributing editor
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19915406
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
585 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410453006
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012040560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn810111475
  • (OCoLC)810111475

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