The American Revolution ; a condensation into one volume of the original six-volume work

by George Otto Trevelyan in McKay

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StatementEdited, arranged, and with an introduction and notes by Richard B. Morriss
ContributionsMorris, Richard B. ed.
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Paginationxxiii, 580 p.
Number of Pages580
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George Otto Trevelyan was an English politician who wrote a six volume history of the American Revolution between and This version, edited by Richard B. Morris infocuses on Treveleyan's analysis of British politics and society during the war, leaving out topics well-covered in many other books.3/5(1).

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Prepared by the nation’s leading historian of the American Revolution, this volume includes an introduction, headnotes, biographical notes about the writers, a chronology charting the rise and fall of the first British empire, a textual essay describing the reception and influence of each work, and detailed explanatory notes.

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The books, which originally consisted of a two volume book titled Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and a four volume book titled Abraham Lincoln: The War Years, were later condensed into one volume.

The Prairie Years covers Lincoln’s early life up until and the War Years covers the second half of his life up to his assassination.Volume 2 (“George Washington in the American Revolution “) was published two years later and reviews Washington’s life during the American Revolution.

Volume 3 (“ George Washington and the New Nation “) was published in and covers Washington’s brief post-war retirement and his first presidential term.