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 “A revisionist view of the Revolution’s most important yr… it explodes the various myths surrounding Burgoyne’s Canadian day trip and Howe’s Pennsylvania crusade. there's a wealth of interesting aspect during this booklet, together with details on hands and provides, rations for ladies camp fans, or even the numbers of carts (30-odd) sporting Burgoyne’s luggage.”

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