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A Military History of the Battle that Lost Philadelphia but Saved America, September 11, 1777

Michael C. Harris

Format: Hardback, 528 pages
Price: 34.95
ISBN: 978-1-61121-162-7
eBook: 978-1-61121-163-4
On Sale: January 2017

Format: Paperback, 528 pages
Price: 22.95
ISBN: 978-1-61121-322-5
eBook: 978-1-61121-163-4
On Sale: January 2017

Hardcover: 6x9, 10 images, 15 maps;
Paperback: 6x9, 35 images and 16 maps

Winner: 2015, American Revolution Round Table of Richmond Book Award

Brandywine Creek calmly meanders through the Pennsylvania countryside today, but on September 11, 1777, it served as the scenic backdrop for the largest battle of the American Revolution, one that encompassed more troops over more land than any combat fought on American soil until the Civil War. Long overshadowed by the stunning American victory at Saratoga, the complex British campaign that defeated George Washington’s colonial army and led to the capture of the capital city of Philadelphia was one of the most important military events of the war. Michael C. Harris’s impressive Brandywine: A Military History of the Battle that Lost Philadelphia but Saved America, September 11, 1777, is the Read More...



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About the Author

Michael C. Harris

American Military University. He has worked for the National Park Service in Fredericksburg, Virginia, Fort Mott State Park in New Jersey, and the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission at Brandywine Battlefield. Read More...


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