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George Washington and His Allies: Primary Sources Offer Insights into Leadership and Alliances in the American Revolution

Posted by: Cheryl Lederle

As the celebration of Washington's birthday draws near, primary sources from the Library of Congress can support explorations of the role of the French in United States victory, along with reactions to their assistance by government and military leaders, by the American people--and by Washington himself.