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Author Gruber, Ira D.

Title Books and the British Army in the age of the American Revolution / Ira D. Gruber
Published Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press ; [Washington, D.C.] : Copublished with the Society of the Cincinnati, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 325 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents Introduction: a French connection -- Officers and their books -- Books preferred -- Books not taken
Summary In this groundbreaking analysis, Gruber undertakes to analyze which among over nine hundred books on war were considered most important by British officers and how those books might have affected the army from one era to another
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Great Britain. Army -- Officers -- Books and reading.
Great Britain. Army -- Officers -- History -- 18th century.
Books and reading -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Military art and science -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- British forces.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010014221
ISBN 0807899402 (electronic bk.)
1469603934 (electronic bk.)
9780807899403 (electronic bk.)
9781469603933 (electronic bk.)