Benedict Arnold: patriot and traitor

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W. Morrow, 1990 - Biography & Autobiography - 667 pages
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The famous traitor's first modern biography unearths new evidence explaining why this successful general changed sides, and analyzes his agonized career as a patriot and soldier

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Review: Benedict Arnold: Patriot and Traitor

User Review  - Karen - Goodreads

This book is well researched and has a lot of interesting details but unfortunately they are sometimes buried in just too much extraneous information. I'm glad I read this but I would have preferred a more edited version as it was a bit of a slog. Read full review

Review: Benedict Arnold: Patriot and Traitor

User Review  - Andy - Goodreads

The definitive biography of " The Dark Eagle" A brilliant piece of literature on America's most infamous traitor.This was an all inclusive,if not exhaustive,history of his life and times.A very ... Read full review

Contents

IT WAS ARNOLD
191
TREASON OF THE BLACKEST DYE
399
SELFPRESERVATION IS THE FIRST PRINCIPLE
434
Copyright

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About the author (1990)

Willard Sterne Randall is the Visiting Professor of Humanities at Champlain College in Vermont and an expert on early U.S. history. He received the Sidney Hillman Prize and the National Magazine Award as an investigative reporter. His book, "Benedict Arnold: Patriot and Traitor" was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and "A Little Revenge: Benjamin Franklin" and His Son won the Frank Luther Mott Prize. He lives in Burlington, Vermont with his family.

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