Phillip Papas - History - 2007 - 185 pages
From the wooden teeth of George Washington to the Bly prosthesis, popular in the 1860s and boasting easy uniform motions of the limb, to today's lifelike approximations ...
Thomas J. McGuire - History - 2006 - 270 pages
First full-length treatment of this Revolutionary War battle. "The important Battle of Paoli has a vivid chronicler at last." --David McCullough, Pulitzer Prize-winning author
Charles Patrick Neimeyer - History - 2007 - 200 pages
Describes the daily life of American soldiers during the Revolutionary War, discussing battles and campaigns, Washington's model army, the role of women, everyday experiences ...
David Dixon - History - 2005 - 353 pages
Prior to the American Revolution, the Ohio River Valley was a cauldron of competing interests: Indian, colonial, and imperial. The conflict known as Pontiac’s Uprising, which ...
C. Keith Wilbur - History - 1993 - 96 pages
Has 85 full-page plates of hand-lettered text and meticulously detailed drawings that bring to life the day-to-day pleasures and privations of the Revolutionary soldier.