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2 edition of Expense book of John Halsted, commissary under Benedict Arnold, before Quebec, 1776. found in the catalog.

Expense book of John Halsted, commissary under Benedict Arnold, before Quebec, 1776.

John Halsted

Expense book of John Halsted, commissary under Benedict Arnold, before Quebec, 1776.

by John Halsted

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Published by C.A. Marchand, printer in Montreal .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Canadian Invasion, 1775-1776,
    • Canada -- History -- 1775-1783

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPrinted from the original manuscript book in the possession of Thos. O"Leary ...
      ContributionsArnold, Benedict, 1741-1801.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE231 .H2
      The Physical Object
      Pagination16 p.
      Number of Pages16
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6557420M
      LC Control Number13011336
      OCLC/WorldCa22788231

      With his new book Turncoat: Benedict Arnold and the Crisis of British troops under General John Burgoyne, it was Arnold’s aggressive leadership that had actually determined the outcome. One day in the winter of , an exiled American neutralist, Peter Van Schaack by name, was browsing through London’s Westminster Abbey when he was startled to see a familiar figure standing before a newly erected monument to Major John André, the young British officer who had collaborated with Benedict Arnold in the unsuccessful scheme to betray West Point.

      Learn benedict arnold with free interactive flashcards. Choose from different sets of benedict arnold flashcards on Quizlet. Start studying Benedict Arnold. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. Who lead the American forces across the wilderness of Maine to Quebec City? Benedict Arnold. Why did Benedict's marrying Margaret Shippen anger some people? her father was loyal to the British.

        Benedict Arnold is a name that is synonymous with traitor in the United States of r, many don’t realize that Benedict Arnold was one of the greatest generals of the American Revolutionary reason his betrayal was so devastating to the Americans is that he had served the American cause so passionately during the Invasion of Canada and Battle of Saratoga. Benedict's hobbies included managing the army, and for the last few years of his life he became a doctor. He died right after he did surgery on someone.


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