To my grandchildren, Jennifer, Nell, Oliver and Jordan, lights of the new generation.
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Weiße Wölkchen aus Pulverdampf über dem Türkis des Meeres, gefolgt vom dumpfen Widerhall der Kanone, erhoben sich über einer bescheidenen Festung auf dem winzigen holländischen Eiland St. Eustatius in der Westindischen Inselkette.
"Narrative history in the great tradition . . ." Chicago Tribune Two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize and bestselling author Barbara W. Tuchman analyzes the American Revolution in a brilliantly original way, placing the war in the historical context of the centuries-long conflicts between England and both France and Holland. This compellingly written history paints a magnificent portrait of General George Washington and recounts in riveting detail the events responsible for the birth of our nation.
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