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  1. says:

    This book came highly recommended from a historical reenactor on a Revolutionary War battlefield This past July my wife and I were visiting Hubbardtown Vermont site of a notable American defeat in 1777 A reenactor represe

  2. says:

    I don't think much can be added to the previous reviews of this excellent book The author has produced a well written and researched account of this great and interesting period of history At times I felt for the British and wanted them to win and at other times I felt for the American forces It's a great book

  3. says:

    One of the very best books on a military campaign I have ever read And believe me I've read a LOT of them Makes you all wistful about Benedict Arnold

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    Edited 2313 Third time through this book One thing that was obvious but not stated outright is that Burgoyne's defeat was as much caused by his own hubris as well as the American dispositions Further although General Horatio Gates was in command of the American forces at Freeman's Farm the background for the victory was laid on a foundation of support by the then deposed general Philip Schuyler the decision to evacuate F

  5. says:

    A panoramic and dramatic depiction of the most impactful battle of the american revolution Ketchum using all available sources including first hand accounts by the participants gives us a vivid look on what it was like to live during these trying but momentous times A stirring and throughly engrossing read

  6. says:

    The late Richard M Ketchum's book is about the British army's summer 1777 offensive against the rebellious American Colonies General John Burgoyne led a force consisting of regular army units German mercenaries I

  7. says:

    I picked up this book at the Saratoga Battlefield park when it was recommended by several of the Park Rangers Th

  8. says:

    uite an interesting read with lots of detail which really helps me better understand 1 the importance of this battle to the overall outcome of the American Revolution and 2 how serious the privations suffered by the army during the course of the war really were I am now in complete awe of those who put their all on the line for the cause of independence Now having finished the book I am looking forward to my NEH teach

  9. says:

    A very readable well researched study of one of the pivotal battles of the American Revolution It gives the reader a good understanding of the political infighting on both sides and the tremendous efforts of the soldiers involved

  10. says:

    This is one of the best historical books I have ever read Ketchum tells the story of the Saratoga campaign from start to finish like he was there

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Saratoga Turning Point of America's Revolutionary War

To life as never before the inspiring story of Americans who did their utmost in what seemed a lost cause achieving what proved to be the crucial victory of the Revolution A New York Times Notable Book 1997. A very readable well researched study of one of the pivotal battles of the American Revolution It gives the reader a good understanding of the political infighting on both sides and the tremendous efforts of the soldiers involved The Cursed Hole of the Shinoda Family proved to be the crucial victory of the Revolution A New York Times Notable Book 1997. A very readable well researched study of one of the Tusculan Disputations, I and Scipios Dream pivotal battles of the American Revolution It gives the reader a good understanding of the Trial of a Feminizer political infighting on both sides and the tremendous efforts of the soldiers involved

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In the summer of 1777 twelve months after the Declaration of Independence the British launched an invasion from Canada under General John Burgoyne It was the campaign that was supposed to the rebellion but. One of the very best books on a military campaign I have ever read And believe me I ve read a LOT of them Makes you all wistful about Benedict Arnold

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It resulted in a series of battles that changed America's history and that of the world Stirring narrative history skilfully told through the perspective of those who fought in the campaign Saratoga brings. Edited 2313 Third time through this book One thing that was obvious but not stated outright is that Burgoyne s defeat was as much caused by his own hubris as well as the American dispositions Further although General Horatio Gates was in command of the American forces at Freeman s Farm the background for the victory was laid on a foundation of support by the then deposed general Philip Schuyler the decision to evacuate Fort Ticonderoga by General St Clair and the American victory at the Battle of BenningtonAn excellent and well researched overview of the important Saratoga Campaign of 1777 when British German Loyalist and Indian troops under the command of General John Gentleman Johnny Burgoyne invaded south from Canada along the Lake Champlain Hudson River waterway in an attempt to split the rebellious colonies in half Re read in December 2011Read third time January February 2013

  • Paperback
  • 576
  • Saratoga Turning Point of America's Revolutionary War
  • Richard M. Ketchum
  • English
  • 01 January 2019
  • 9780805061239