George Washington and Benedict Arnold

George Washington and Benedict Arnold

A Tale of Two Patriots

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Complete with maps and illustrations, this dual biography examines and compares two would-be patriots. One became the father of our country. The other became America's most notorious traitor. Surprisingly, Washington and Arnold admired each other. Washington saw Arnold as a true fighting soldier whose merits were unjustly neglected by his superiors and the Continental Congress. Arnold respected Washington as a worthy commander in chief. They even shared enemies. Yet, while Washington rose above his enemies, Arnold became embittered by them.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Regnery Pub. ; Lanham, MD : Distributed to the trade by National Book Network, 2006
ISBN: 9781596980204
1596980206
9781596986404
Branch Call Number: 920 Pa
Description: 424 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm

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A joint biography of two of the Revolution's most famous figures: one beloved and the other reviled.


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