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Battle for Manhattan.

Bliven, Bruce

Battle for Manhattan.

by Bliven, Bruce

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Published by Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE232 .B58
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p.
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6201177M
      LC Control Number56010506
      OCLC/WorldCa1387032

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Battle for Manhattan by Bliven, Bruce Download PDF EPUB FB2

Most histories of the American defense of Long Island and Manhattan focus on the fighting on Long Island. The fighting on Manhattan is generally covered in a few paragraphs or, at most, as part of a short chapter.

This short book ( pages of text) remedies this deficiency to some by: 2. First published inthis book by ex-WWII lieutenant Bruce Bliven, Jr. tells the story of the three-day battle of Manhattan, New York in Septemberwhich saw George Washington preserving his army during a long retreat from Pages: Condition: Very Good.

Blivin, Bruce, Jr. Battle for Manhattan. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1st edition in dustjacket. Indexed. Illustrated. 8vo. Two tone gray cloth with silver lettering.

Book condition: Very good with. The Battle of Manhattan was the major battle that occurred in The Last Olympian and was the climactic final battle of the Second Titan was also the largest land battle of the Second Titan War in terms of numbers of troops deployed on both sides.

It began with Morpheus putting the entire island of Manhattan to sleep. The Titans covered Manhattan in layers of : Aug Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bliven, Bruce, Battle for Manhattan.

New York, Holt [] (OCoLC) Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bliven, Bruce, Battle for Manhattan. Baltimore, Penguin Books [, ]. First published inthis book by ex-WWII lieutenant Bruce Bliven, Jr. tells the story of the three-day battle of Manhattan, New York in Septemberwhich saw George Washington preserving his army during a long retreat from the British troops.5/5(3).

Battle for Manhattan by Bruce Bliven Jr,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Battle of Fort Washington was a pre-organized, pitched battle fought in New York on Novem during the American Revolutionary War between the United States and Great was a British victory that gained the surrender of the remnant of the garrison of Fort Washington near the north end of Manhattan was one of the worst Patriot defeats of.

Fought on Novem on the island of Manhattan, the Battle of Fort Washington was the final devastating chapter in General Washington’s disastrous New York Campaign.

After winning a major victory on Long Island in August, British General William Howe began to move against New York City in mid-September.

The Battle of Long Island, also known as the Battle of Brooklyn and the Battle of Brooklyn Heights, was a military action of the American Revolutionary War fought on Augat the western edge of Long Island in the present-day borough of Brooklyn, New British defeated the Americans and gained control of the strategically important Port of New York.

Battle for Manhattan. by Bruce Bliven starting at $ Battle for Manhattan. has 0 available edition to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. The Battle for New York tells the story of how the city became the pivot on which the American Revolution turned: from the political and religious struggles of the s and early '70s that made the city a hotbed of political action to the campaign of that turned today's five boroughs and Westchester County into a series of battlefields to the seven years of British o/5(17).

Annual Manhattan Public Library Book Sale, p.m. Books, DVDs and more at discounted rates. Money will go toward programs, more books and more library needs. Many Brooklynites today may not realize that their borough was the scene of the first major battle of the American Revolution in August The British had gathered a major fleet with o men and marshaled their forces on nearby Staten Island.

Washington unwisely split his army of alm between defending New York City, located in what is. The Battle for New York cuts across the grain of historical orthodoxy to squeeze the panorama of the American revolution through the keyhole of a single square mile at the southern tip of Manhattan.

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Okay, the more reviews, the bigger possibility I'll add another chapter sooner (just saying). And btw, I'm not going to make the whole series or a whole book - only most of TLO. Generally the Battle of Manhattan and a few events before it. I think it's all, if you have questions - shoot.

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It is not often realized that in Brooklyn, New York, for a few tense hours inthe fate of the entire United States hung by a thread. An American defeat, the Battle of Brooklyn has been all but neglected in our collective memory for what it earned with the blood of its participants -- honored status as one of history's great battles/5(5).