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Memoirs of Major-General Heath

Heath, William

Memoirs of Major-General Heath

Containing anecdotes, details of skirmishes, battles, and other military events, during the American war. Written by himself. Published according to act of Congress.

by Heath, William

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Published by by I. Thomas and E.T. Andrews, Faust"s Statue, no. 45, Newbury-Street. Sold by them; by I. Thomas, Worcester; by Thomas, Andrews & Penniman, Albany; by Thomas, Andrews & Butler, Baltimore; and by the booksellers throughout the continent in Printed at Boston .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination388 p.
Number of Pages388
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19388305M

Biographies Heath, William, and Sean M. Heuvel. The Revolutionary War Memoirs of Major General William Heath. Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, Memoirs and Papers William Heath papers, Massachusetts Historical Society. William Heath papers, Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. The ‘Memoirs of Major General Heath’ is an important firsthand account of the skirmishes, battles, and military events of the American Revolution collected and kept by William Heath, an officer in the Continental Army. These memoirs include letters and correspondence between Heath and other officers and politicians, many with references to George Washington and his crossing the Delaware.

  Sean Heuvel wanted to let us know about a book that he recently had published - The Revolutionary War Memoirs of Major General William Heath (McFarland, ).As a distant relative of General Heath, he has long lamented that there was not a satisfactory version of his memoirs (first published in and re-released in ) in circulation.   A good introduction to the lives and contributions of the twenty-nine major generals of the Continental Army are several collections of biographical essays. Here are some good examples: Overview Biographies Billias, George Athan, ed. George Washington’s Generals and Opponents: Their Exploits and Leadership. 1st Da Capo Press ed. New York: Da Capo Press,

  Major General William Heath published a memoir of his Revolutionary War experiences in On November 1, Heath wrote in his journal that “A shot from the American cannon at this place [White Plains] took off the head of a Hessian artillery man.” White Plains is located less than ten miles from Tarrytown. Perhaps this is how the. Memoirs of Major-General Heath: Containing Anecdotes, Details of Skirmishes, making Heath’s narrative easy to follow. The book was published less than 25 years after the battles, and would have been a good way for people at the time to study the events surrounding the formation of the United States, at a time when many of the people who.


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