Battle Of Paoli: The Revolutionary War Massacre Near Philadelphia, September 1777 by Thomas J. McguireBattle Of Paoli: The Revolutionary War Massacre Near Philadelphia, September 1777 by Thomas J. Mcguire

Battle Of Paoli: The Revolutionary War Massacre Near Philadelphia, September 1777

byThomas J. Mcguire

Paperback | January 15, 2015

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This first full-length treatment of the Revolutionary War battle of Paoli recounts the British surprise attack on a Continental Army division near Philadelphia in September 1777. A crushing defeat for the Americans, the battle became known as the "Paoli Massacre". Philadelphia fell to the British a week later.• Reconstructs the battle from the maneuvering that preceded it to the bloody aftermath• Explains how this relatively small clash affected the larger Philadelphia Campaign and shaped American strategy for the rest of the war
Thomas McGuire teaches American history at Malvern Preparatory School near Paoli, Pennsylvania, and is the author of Battle of Paoli and Stop The Revolution.
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Title:Battle Of Paoli: The Revolutionary War Massacre Near Philadelphia, September 1777Format:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.69 inPublished:January 15, 2015Publisher:Stackpole BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0811714977

ISBN - 13:9780811714976

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