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User Review  - SESchend - LibraryThing

Fabulous book if you like the American Revolution or just want to learn more. The structure of the book is its best selling point--a chapter setting the stage and time frame of Colonial New England ... Read full review

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User Review  - mustybooks - LibraryThing

An enjoyable and easy read that delves a little deeper into some of the events that occurred prior to and during the American Revolution. This aspect was a welcomed surprise to me, for I had expected a simple collection of biographies. Read full review

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User Review  - gongoosmos - LibraryThing

Five stars for readability and research. Stopped reading Flexners 4 vol Washington to read this for a broad perspective of the times. this book does far more than who did what when. The personalities ... Read full review

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User Review  - doxtator - LibraryThing

I was given this book as a gift because I very much like the play/movie 1776. It wasn't a book I was ready for when it was first gifted to me, but I took it up again some years later, and after ... Read full review

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User Review  - chrisbev - LibraryThing

An excellent overview of the men most responsible for bringing about the American Revolution. Langguth is a journalist, so the book really reads well. Books written by historians can be a bit dry sometimes. Highly recommended for anyone interested in this period of history. Read full review

Patriots: the men who started the American Revolution

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Langguth, a journalism professional and a former Vietnam correspondent, offers a narrative history of the American Revolution (1761-1783). Writing in a dramatic style, he focuses on major political ... Read full review

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