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Author Beller, Susan Provost, 1949-

Title Yankee Doodle and the Redcoats : soldiering in the Revolutionary War / Susan Provost Beller ; with illustrations by Larry Day.

Imprint Brookfield, Conn. : Twenty-First Century Books, c2003.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 973.3 BEL    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 973.3 BEL    Available
Description 96 p. : ill., col. map ; 21 x 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Patriot or Loyalist? -- The soldiers from home: the Patriots and Loyalists -- The soldiers from across the ocean -- Life in a revolutionary camp -- Disease and death in camp -- On the march -- Words from the field -- Wounded or killed -- Prisoner of war -- The surrender at Yorktown -- Winners and losers -- Afterward: the Revolution today.
Summary Using excerpts from diaries, letters, newspaper articles, and other primary sources, tells of the everyday lives of the soldiers who fought the Revolutionary War, for both the British and for the colonies.
Subject United States. Continental Army -- Military life -- Juvenile literature.
Great Britain. Army -- Military life -- History -- 18th century -- Juvenile literature.
United States. Continental Army -- Military life.
Great Britain. Army -- Military life -- History -- 18th century.
Soldiers -- United States -- Social conditions -- 18th century -- Juvenile literature.
Soldiers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Soldiers.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Personal narratives -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Social aspects -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Personal narratives.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Social aspects.
Added Author Day, Larry, 1956-
ISBN 076132612X : $26.90

 
    
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