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Washington's Crossing by David Hackett Fischer
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Sep 29, 2009

it was amazing
Read in September, 2009

Great book, guess what the Hessian's weren't drunk. The Trenton/Princeton campaign really was the turning point of the War. David Hackett Fischer is a historian of the first order. The reference section alone is worth reading the book. He includes causality statistics along with how the three armies (British, Hessian, American) were affected by disease and malnutrition. The Historiography section is really good for the readers that are interested
Highly recommended history!

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09/19/2009 page 51
9.04% "Pretty interesting read so far. The description of the troops is pretty engaging."

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