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Diary of the American War : a Hessian journal / Johann Ewald ; translated and edited by Joseph P. Tustin.


New Haven : Yale University Press, 1979.
ISBN 0300021534, 9780300021530

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Subjects Ewald, Johann von, 1744-1813 -- Diaries.
Ewald, Johann von, 1744-1813.
États-Unis -- Histoire -- 1775-1783 (Révolution) -- Participation allemande.
États-Unis -- Histoire -- 1775-1783 (Révolution) -- Récits personnels.
Quelle.
USA -- Revolution.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Participation, German -- Biography.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Personal narratives.
United States.
Description xxxi, 467 : illustrations ; 26 cm
Copyright Date 1979.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 439-449) and index.
Summary This book presents a translation of the diary written by Hessian mercenary Captain Johann Ewald during his service in the American Revolutionary war. Written with humanity, sensitivity, and humor, Ewald's diary discloses many previously unknown facts. His opinions of the British generals and his discussions of their operations, tactics and mistakes are both revealing and entertaining.
Genre Biography.
Diaries.
History.
Personal narratives.
Geographic Area United States
Great Britain
Germany (West)
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4638574
(OCoLC)ocm04638574
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Ewald, Johann von, 1744-1813.
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