Revolutionary Summer by Joseph J. Ellis
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Revolutionary Summer Summary
A distinctive portrait of the crescendo moment in American history from the Pulitzer-winning American historian, Joseph Ellis.
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"Starred Review. The definitive book on the revolutionary events of the summer of 1776...[a] brilliantly told story, carried along on solid interpretive grounds, by one of our best historians of the early nation." Publishers Weekly
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Joseph J. Ellis Author Biography
Joseph J. Ellis is the Ford Foundation Professor of History at Mount Holyoke College. Educated at the College of William and Mary and Yale University, he served as a captain in the army and taught at West Point before coming to Mount Holyoke in 1972. He was dean of the faculty there for ten years. Among his books are Passionate Sage: The Character and Legacy of John Adams and American Sphinx, which won the 1997 National Book Award.
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