In This Third Volume Of Michael Logusz S Epic Study Of The Wilderness War Of , A Sizable British Military Force, Augmented With German And Loyalist Soldiers, Attacks The Northern Army S Southern Front In The Fall Of In Hopes Of Assisting A Much Larger British Army That Is Threatened To The North Of New York City In The Wilderness Region Of SaratogaIn Previous Works On The Wilderness War, Logusz Deftly Described General John Burgoyne S Efforts In The Saratoga Campaign He Covered The Exploits Of British General Barry St Leger And The Convergence Of British, German, Canadian Mercenary, Loyalist, And Indian Forces Toward Albany In This Third Installment, Logusz Presents How British General Sir William Howe Was To Advance Northward From New York City With A Force Of Almost Twenty Thousand Regulars Accompanied With A Strong River Naval Force To Link Up With The Two Other Commanders In Albany Capturing Albany Would Not Only Deny The Provincials A Vital Town On The Edge Of A Wilderness, But Also Cut Off The Entire Region Of New England From The Rest Of The Newly Established Nation Instead, Howe Decided To Pursue Washington In Pennsylvania, Leaving Behind British General Sir Henry Clinton In New York City To Deal With The City S Lingering Troubles And The Events To The NorthThe Book Vividly Describes The Hardships Encountered By The Patriots Fighting For Independence And Their Opponents, Along With Clinton S Experiences In And Around New York City, West Point, And The Hudson Valley Region Logusz Illustrates In Depth The Terrain, Tactics, And Terror Of The Multifaceted Wilderness War Of Skyhorse Publishing, As Well As Our Arcade Imprint, Are Proud To Publish A Broad Range Of Books For Readers Interested In History Books About World War II, The Third Reich, Hitler And His Henchmen, The JFK Assassination, Conspiracies, The American Civil War, The American Revolution, Gladiators, Vikings, Ancient Rome, Medieval Times, The Old West, And Much While Not Every Title We Publish Becomes A New York Times Bestseller Or A National Bestseller, We Are Committed To Books On Subjects That Are Sometimes Overlooked And To Authors Whose Work Might Not Otherwise Find A Home The book needs a good proofing it has numerous punctuation errors and some of the sentence structure is downright clumsy It could use some maps, as could any number of military histories I have read On the bright side, it is well organized and concentrates on one theme rather than jumping all over the place All in all I can positively recommend it.
MICHAEL O LOGUSZ has served in both the Regular and Reserve branches of the U.S Army, most recently during Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2007 08 He holds a B.A from Oswego State College and an M.A in Russian Studies from Hunter College in New York The author of numerous articles and a previous book on WWII, Lt Colonel Logusz has personally examined the ground of each battle he describes He cu
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