Fort Laurens, 1778-1779: The Revolutionary War in Ohio

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Kent State University Press, Jan 1, 1980 - History - 128 pages
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Fort Laurens was erected on the banks of the Tuscarawas River in Ohio in the fall of 1778 as the planned first step to secure the Western Frontier in the Revolutionary War. This book is the first complete account of the fort's history, drawing on all the documentary evidence available and placing it in the context of the larger struggle for independence.
  

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Thanks to the digital age, older regionally released books like this can be enjoyed by people like myself. I doubt I ever would have read this book it my library didn't carry the ebook. It is a nice ... Read full review

Contents

chapter one War in the West i
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chapter three Gathering the Attack
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chapter seven Fort Laurens Today
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A Note on Sources
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