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Title The Fire of liberty / compiled, edited and with an introduction by Esmond Wright
Published London : Folio Society, 1983
Rugby [Warwickshire : Jolly & Barber

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 ADPML SPC  973.38 Wri/Fol  LIB USE ONLY
Description 256 pages, 23 unnumbered leaves of plates (some color) : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 26 cm
Contents 1774-5 The people are ripe for mischief -- 1775 Things are now come to a crisis -- 1776 Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness -- 1777 Oh fatal ambition! Poor General Burgoyne! -- 1778 You cannot conquer America -- 1779 The dance of death -- 1780 Washington is certainly to be bought - honours will do it -- 1781 Your lion shall growl - but never bite more -- 1782-3 There never was a good war - or a bad peace
Notes Col. ill. on lining papers
Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Personal narratives.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
Author Wright, Esmond.
ISBN 0241111102