The Resource The Continental Army, by Robert K. Wright, Jr

The Continental Army, by Robert K. Wright, Jr

Label
The Continental Army
Title
The Continental Army
Statement of responsibility
by Robert K. Wright, Jr
Creator
Contributor
Author
Issuing body
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A narrative analysis of the complex evolution of the Continental Army, with the lineages of the 177 individual units that comprised the Army, and fourteen charts depicting regimental organization
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
GPO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wright, Robert K.
Dewey number
355.3/0973
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
index present
LC call number
UA25
LC item number
.W84 1983
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Center of Military History
Series statement
  • Army lineage series
  • CMH pub
Series volume
60-4
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • Kontinentalkongress
  • Military campaigns
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • United States
  • Militär
  • Geschichte
Label
The Continental Army, by Robert K. Wright, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from title screen (viewed on Aug. 20, 2008)
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-427)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The army of observation : New England in arms. Warfare in the eighteenth century -- Colonial military experience -- The coming of the revolution -- Massachusetts Acts -- Formation of a New England army -- The Continental Army : Washington and the Continental Congress. Adoption of the army -- Selection of commanders -- Washington takes command -- The war spreads to Canada -- The continental regiments of 1776 : Boston and Quebec -- Washington's unified reorganization -- The Canadian Department -- An army truly continental : expanding participation. The Southern colonies -- The Middle colonies -- The departments and the main army -- An army for the war : 1777. The Eighty-Eight Battalion resolve -- Trenton and Princeton -- Rounding out the army -- Fielding the new army -- Professionalism : new influences from Europe. Valley Forge -- Foreign advisers -- The contributions of Steuben -- The reorganization of 1778- 79 in practice -- Perseverance to victory. Economy and the 1781 reorganization -- Triumph at Yorktown -- The road to Newburgh -- Peace -- Lineages. New Hampshire -- Massachusetts -- Rhode Island -- Connecticut -- New York -- New Jersey -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware -- Maryland -- Virginia -- North Carolina -- South Carolina -- Georgia -- Canada -- Extra and additional Continental regiments -- Miscellaneous units -- Artillery -- Light dragoons, partisan corps, and legionary corps -- Appendix. U.S. Army units dating from the Revolution -- Department commanders -- Principal staff officers -- Engagements
Control code
244175573
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 451 pages).
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)244175573
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The Continental Army, by Robert K. Wright, Jr
Publication
Note
Title from title screen (viewed on Aug. 20, 2008)
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-427)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The army of observation : New England in arms. Warfare in the eighteenth century -- Colonial military experience -- The coming of the revolution -- Massachusetts Acts -- Formation of a New England army -- The Continental Army : Washington and the Continental Congress. Adoption of the army -- Selection of commanders -- Washington takes command -- The war spreads to Canada -- The continental regiments of 1776 : Boston and Quebec -- Washington's unified reorganization -- The Canadian Department -- An army truly continental : expanding participation. The Southern colonies -- The Middle colonies -- The departments and the main army -- An army for the war : 1777. The Eighty-Eight Battalion resolve -- Trenton and Princeton -- Rounding out the army -- Fielding the new army -- Professionalism : new influences from Europe. Valley Forge -- Foreign advisers -- The contributions of Steuben -- The reorganization of 1778- 79 in practice -- Perseverance to victory. Economy and the 1781 reorganization -- Triumph at Yorktown -- The road to Newburgh -- Peace -- Lineages. New Hampshire -- Massachusetts -- Rhode Island -- Connecticut -- New York -- New Jersey -- Pennsylvania -- Delaware -- Maryland -- Virginia -- North Carolina -- South Carolina -- Georgia -- Canada -- Extra and additional Continental regiments -- Miscellaneous units -- Artillery -- Light dragoons, partisan corps, and legionary corps -- Appendix. U.S. Army units dating from the Revolution -- Department commanders -- Principal staff officers -- Engagements
Control code
244175573
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 451 pages).
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)244175573
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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