6 x 9 inches. xxv,(3),-309, (3).8vo. Dark blue cloth spine lettered in gilt, and with scarce dust jacket. Fair condition, publisher's blue cloth binding. ExLibrary. Dust Jacket in poor condition.Inscribed by author with a 2 page lengthy note. Quite rare with inscription and author's signature and dustjacktet.Deals with warfare on the New York frontier during the American Revolution focusing on the controversial Walter Butler of Butler's Rangers, one of the most effective units serving with the British Army during the war. Preface by John Buchan. Illustrated from maps, photographs and other reproductions. Includes six pages of illustrations and photographs pertaining to Butler; frontis depicts "One of Walter Butler's Rangers"Contents: Preface; Introduction; The Valley of the Mohawk, 1752-1769; Butlersbury, Eve of the Revolution; The Loyalist Issues; First Battle A ctions, 1776; Spy and Prisoner, 1777; The Caldron in the Hills, 1778; Cherry Valley, 1778; The Long Northwestern Flank, 1779; Red War in the Valley, 1780; "The Winds Have Been Adverse" October, 1781; The Butlers of the Secondary Sources and Romances ; The End at Niagara; Bibliography; Index. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: War Out of Niagara, Walter Butler and the ...
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publication Date: 1933
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Fair
Edition: 1st Edition.
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