Category Archives: Revolutionary War

Washington’s Immortals

Title:                      Washington’s Immortals Author:                 Patrick K. O’Donnell O’Donnell, Patrick K. (2016). Washington’s Immortals: The Untold Story of An Elite Regiment Who Changed The Course of the Revolution. New York, NY: Atlantic Monthly Press OCLC:    911364918 E263.M3 O36 2016 Contents: … Continue reading

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George Washington’s Secret Spy War

Title:                      George Washington’s Secret Spy War Author:                 John A. Nagy Nagy, John A. (2016). George Washington’s Secret Spy War: The Making of America’s First Spymaster. New York: St. Martin’s Press LCCN:    2016021588 E279 .N339 2016 Contents French lessons — … Continue reading

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Valiant Ambition

Title:                     Valiant Ambition Author:                Nathaniel Philbrick Philbrick, Nathaniel (2016). Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution. New York: Viking LCCN:    2016303785 E206 .P48 2016b Summary In the summer of 1776, Washington’s army in … Continue reading

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The Two Spies

Title:                      The Two Spies Author:                 Morton Pennypacker Pennypacker, Morton (1930). The Two Spies: Nathan Hale and Robert Townsend. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Co. LCCN:    30030509 E280.H2 P41 Links Electronic copy from HathiTrust http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/000364934 Subjects Hale, Nathan, 1755-1776. … Continue reading

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I, Benedict Arnold

Title:                      I, Benedict Arnold Author:                Cornel Adam Lengyel Lengyel, Cornel Adam (1960). I, Benedict Arnold: The Anatomy of Treason. Garden City, NY: Doubleday LCCN:    60015181 E278.A7 L42 Links Electronic copy from HathiTrust http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/008557627 Subjects Arnold, Benedict, 1741-1801. Date Posted:      … Continue reading

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Spies in the Continental Capital

Title:                      Spies in the Continental Capital Author:                 John A. Nagy Nagy, John A. (2011). Spies in the Continental Capital: Espionage Across Pennsylvania During the American Revolution. Yardley, PA: Westholme LCCN:    2012289227 E279 .N347 2011 Summary “Demonstrates that intelligence operations … Continue reading

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Patience Wright

Title:                      Patience Wright Author:                 Charles Coleman Sellers Sellers, Charles Coleman (1976). Patience Wright: American Artist And Spy in George III’s London. Middletown, CT: Wesleyan Univ. Press LCCN:    76007193 NK9582.W74 S44 Subjects Wright, Patience Lovell. Wax-modeling–United States. Date Posted:      April … Continue reading

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