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Braddock at the Monongahela

Kopperman, Paul E.

Published by Univ. Of Pittsburgh Press, Pittsburgh Pa, 1977
ISBN 10: 0822933268 / ISBN 13: 9780822933267
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Title: Braddock at the Monongahela

Publisher: Univ. Of Pittsburgh Press, Pittsburgh Pa

Publication Date: 1977

Binding: Cloth

Illustrator: Illustrated in Black & White

Book Condition: Almost Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Almost Fine

Edition: First Edition

Book Type: Pennsylvania History


Silver dollar sized embossed owner's stamp on title page. DJ has crease mark on bottom front edge. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 008953

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Synopsis: This is a vivid and provocative account of the surprising military defeat suffered by General Edward Braddock's army at the hands of French and Indian fighters at Fort Duquesne in 1755.

From the Back Cover: "A careful examination. . . . [Kopperman] has written, although he disclaims that distinction, the definitive narrative of the battle. . . . The book is a masterful demonstration of the techniques of critical analysis."-American Historical Review

"Kopperman has reconstructed the battle in vivid detail, using British, American and French sources. It is a fine study that will satisfy the military buffs; but for the student of history, the real meat lies in the appendices. Here Kopperman shows how the Braddock historiography has evolved. . . . A fascinating picture and a lesson in the writing of history."-Publishers Weekly

"[Kopperman] relies heavily on firsthand accounts, and his extensive research is evident. . . . This major contribution to the literature on the period is highly recommended."-Library Journal

"Although there have been several able studies of the incident, Kopperman's surpasses all others in thoroughness and critical acumen."- Choice

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