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    Valley Forge

    National Historical Park Pennsylvania

Suggested Reading

Birthplace of an Army
by John Trussell
formerly PA Historical Museum Commission

Epic on the Schuylkill
by John Trussell
PennsylvaniaHistorical Museum Commission (PHMC)
ISBN: 0911124810


Great and Capital Change

by Barbara Pollarine
Thomas Publications
ISBN: 0939631547


Valley Forge
Winter
by Wayne Bodle
PennState UniversityPress
ISBN: 0271025263


Washington's Secret War

by Thomas Fleming
HarperCollins (Smithsonian Books)
ISBN: 0060872934 (paperback) 0060829621 (hardback)


Valley Forge: Making a Remaking a National Symbol

by Lorett Treese
PennState UniversityPress
ISBN: 0271014032


Valley Forge
(kid's book)
by Richard Ammon
HolidayHouse
ISBN: 0823420167


The Winter at Valley Forge
(kid's book)
by James E. Knight
Troll
ISBN: 0816749752


Valley Forge: Cornerstones of Freedom
(kid's book)
by R. Conrad Stein
Children's Press
ISBN: 0516265105


A Narrative of a Revolutionary Soldier

by Joseph Plumb Martin & Thomas Fleming
Penguin
ISBN: 0451528115


Memoir of a Revolutionary Soldier: The Narrative of Joseph Plumb Martin

by Joseph Plumb Martin
Dover
ISBN: 0486451461


Yankee Doodle Boy: A Young Soldiers Adventures in the Revolutionary War
(kid's book)
by Joseph Plumb Martin
HolidayHouse
ISBN: 082341180X


Washington: The Indispensable Man

by Thomas Flexner
unknown publisher


A History of the American Revolution

by John Alden
Da Capo Press
ISBN: 0306803666


The American Revolution

by Bruce Lancaster
Houghton Mifflin
ISBN: 0618127399


The American Revolution

by Gordon Wood
Random House
ISBN: 0753818078 (paperback) 1842126806 (hardcover)


The Glorious Cause: The American Revolution, 1763-1789

by Robert Middlekauff
OxfordUniversityPress
ISBN: 019531588X (paperback)


The War of American Independence

by Don Higginbotham
Northeastern
ISBN: 0930350448


The War for America

By Piers Mackesy
Universityof NebraskaPress
ISBN: 0803281927


The Philadelphia Campaign: Volumes 1 & 2

by Thomas McGuire
Stackpole Books
ISBN's: 0811701786 & 0811702065


Campaign to Valley Forge

by John F. Reed
Pioneer Press
ISBN: 0913150428


The Road to Valley Forge

by John Buchanan
Wiley
ISBN: 0471441562


1777: The Year of the Hangman

by John Pancake
Universityof AlabamaPress
ISBN: 0817306870


The Surprise of Germantown

By Thomas McGuire
Thomas Publications
ISBN: 0939631776


Philadelphia 1777

by Justin Clement
Osprey
ISBN: 1846030331


Monmouth 1778

by Brendan Morrissey
Osprey
ISBN: 1841767727


Continental Infantryman of the American Revolution

by John Milsop
Osprey
ISBN: 1841765864


General Washington's Army (1) 1775-78

by Marko Zlatich
Osprey
ISBN: 1855323842


General Washington's Army (2) 1779-1783

by Marko Zlatich
Osprey
ISBN: 185532590X


American War of Independence Commanders

by Rene Chartrand
Osprey
ISBN: 1841765686


The Battle of Monmouth

by William Stryker
Longstreet House
ISBN: 0944413609


Washington's Indispensable Men

by Arthur Lefkowitz
Stackpole Books
ISBN: 0811716465


Baron von Steuben's Revolutionary War Drill Manual

By Frederick William Baron von Steuben
Dover
ISBN: 0486249344


George Washington and the American Military Tradition

by Don Higginbotham
Universityof Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820324000


A Revolutionary People at War

by Charles Royster
Universityof North CarolinaPress
ISBN: 0807846066


A Proper Sense of Honor

by Caroline Cox
Universityof North CarolinaPress
ISBN: 0807858617 (paperback) 080782884X (hardcover)


George Washington's Generals and their Opponents

by George Athan Billias
Da Capo Press
ISBN: 030680560X


Revolutionary Soldier: 1775-1783

by C. Keith Wilbur
Globe Pequot
ISBN: 1564401669


Revolutionary Medicine

by C. Keith Wilbur
Globe Pequot
ISBN: 0762701390


Belonging to the Army

by Holly Mayer
Universityof South CarolinaPress
ISBN: 1570033390


Women of the Republic

by Linda Kerber
Universityof North CarolinaPress
ISBN: 0807846325


The Negro in the American Revolution

by Benjamin Quarles
Universityof North CarolinaPress
ISBN: 0807846031


Race and Revolution

by Gary Nash
Rowman
ISBN: 0945612214


Come all You Brave Soldiers

by Clinton Cox
Scholastic
ISBN: 0590475770 (paperback) 0590475762 (hardcover)


Forgotton Allies: The Oneida Indians and the American Revolution

by Joseph T. Glattaar
von Holtzbrinck
ISBN: 0809046008


Don Troiani's Soldiers of the American Revolution

by Don Troiani & James L. Kochan
Stackpole
ISBN: 0811733238


His Excellency

by Joseph Ellis
Random House
ISBN: 1400032539 (paperback) 0571212123 (hardcover)


Lafayette

by Harlow Giles Unger
Wiley
ISBN: 0471468851 (paperback) 0471394327 (hardcover)


Washington's General: Nathanael Greene

by Terry Golway
von Holtzbrinck
ISBN: 0805080058 (paperback) 0805070664 (hardcover)


Major General Anthony Wayne and the Pennsylvania Line

by Charles J. Stille
Kessinger Publishing
ISBN: 0548377804


Biography of Baron von Steuben

by Don Heinrich Tolzmann
Heritage Books
ISBN: 0788410660


The Life of Frederick William von Steuben

by Friedrich Kapp
Kessinger Publishing
ISBN: 1428602003


Martha Washington: An American Life

by Patricia Brady
Penguin
ISBN: 0143037137 (paperback)


Sally Wister's Journal

by Sally Wister
Applewood
ISBN: 1557091145


Rebels and Redcoats

by George F. Scheer
Da Capo
ISBN: 0306803070


Writings from the Valley Forge Encampment: Volumes 1-6

edited by Joseph Lee Boyle
Heritage Books
ISBN's:0788415298, 0788418254, 0788420275, 078842288X, 0788425617, 0788442910


Collectors Illustrated Encyclopedia of the American Revolution

by George Neumann
Scurlock
ISBN: 0960566678


BattleWeapons of the American Revolution

by George Neumann
Scurlock
ISBN: 1880655128


Alexander Hamilton

by Ron Chernow
Penguin
ISBN: 1594200092


John Laurens and the American Revolution

by Gregory D. Massey
Universityof South CarolinaPress
ISBN: 1570033307


Pox Americana

by Elizabeth Fenn
von Holtzbrinck
ISBN: 080907821X


What Can't Brave Americans Endure? The New Jersey Infantry and Valley Forge

by Joseph Lee Boyle
Clearfield
ISBN: 0806351136


Firecake and Water: The Connecticut Infantry at Valley Forge

by Joseph Lee Boyle
Clearfield
ISBN: 0806349131


Death Seem'd to Stare: The New Hampshire and Rhode Island Regiments at Valley Forge

by Joseph Lee Boyle
Clearfield
ISBN: 0806352671

Did You Know?

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