Book Reviews of 1776

Author: David McCullough
ISBN-13: 9780739461907
ISBN-10: 0739461907
Publication Date: 2005
Pages: 386
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Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Book Type: Paperback
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Being from New England, where the Revolution began, I took an interest in this book right away. The author clearly admires George Washington but portrays him in a human light. Also of interest is the heavy-handedness of George III and Parliament by which they hoped to subdue the rebellion and British Gen. Howes plan to carry it out.