The Whites of Their Eyes: Bunker Hill, the First American Army, and the Emergence of George Washington

The Whites of Their Eyes: Bunker Hill, the First American Army, and the Emergence of George Washington


Drawingupon new learn and scholarship, historian Paul Lockhart, writer of thecritically acclaimed progressive battle biography The Drillmaster of ValleyForge, deals a penetrating reassessment of the 1st significant engagement ofthe American Revolution. within the culture of David McCullough’s 1776,Lockhart illuminates the conflict of Bunker Hill as a vital occasion in thecreation of an American identification, dexterously interweaving the tale of thispivotal pitched conflict with different momentous narratives: the production ofAmerica’s first military, and the increase of the guy who led it, George Washington.

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