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The Resource Scars of independence : America's violent birth, Holger Hoock

Scars of independence : America's violent birth, Holger Hoock

Label
Scars of independence : America's violent birth
Title
Scars of independence
Title remainder
America's violent birth
Statement of responsibility
Holger Hoock
Title variation
America's violent birth
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A magisterial reevaluation of America's founding reveals the lesser-known violent complexities that shaped the Revolution, describing acts of torture, rape, imprisonment and slavery on both sides and how the period's war crimes posed both moral dilemmas and opportunities for loyalist propaganda
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoock, Holger
Dewey number
973.3/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
E209
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Violence
  • National characteristics, American
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Scars of independence : America's violent birth, Holger Hoock
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tory-hunting -- Britain's dilemma -- Rubicon -- Plundering protectors -- Violated bodies -- Slaughterhouses -- Black holes -- Skiver them! -- Town-destroyer -- Americanizing the war -- Man for man -- Returning losers
Control code
sky286318025
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xiv, 559 pages
Isbn
9780804137287
Lccn
2016031348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
jtv 05/17
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, photographs
Label
Scars of independence : America's violent birth, Holger Hoock
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tory-hunting -- Britain's dilemma -- Rubicon -- Plundering protectors -- Violated bodies -- Slaughterhouses -- Black holes -- Skiver them! -- Town-destroyer -- Americanizing the war -- Man for man -- Returning losers
Control code
sky286318025
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xiv, 559 pages
Isbn
9780804137287
Lccn
2016031348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
jtv 05/17
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, photographs

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