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Military music of the American Revolution

by Raoul F. Camus

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Military music -- United States -- History and criticism,
    • Bands (Music) -- United States,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Songs and music

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Raoul F. Camus.
      GenreSongs and music.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML1311 .C35
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 218 p. ;
      Number of Pages218
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5210935M
      ISBN 100807812633
      LC Control Number75038947
      OCLC/WorldCa1945634

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        The American Revolution took place from - This war was also known as the American War of Independence. The belligerants were the United States of America (formerly the 13 colonies), France, Spain and The Netherlands versus Great Britain and allied German "Hessian" States: Hesse-Kassel, Hesse-Hanau, Brunswick, Waldeck, Brandenburg-Anspach, and Anhals-Zerbst. A Neglect Battle of the Southern Campaign. One of the last actions of the Revolutionary War, and perhaps the bloodiest - with losses of 20 percent or more on both sides, Eutaw Springs (Sep. 8, ) is rather neglected in the literature of the war, a matter addressed by the authors in this relatively short, but very good book.

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