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The Resource Call to arms : the Patriot Militia in the 1777 British raid on Danbury, Connecticut, Stephen Darley

Call to arms : the Patriot Militia in the 1777 British raid on Danbury, Connecticut, Stephen Darley

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Call to arms : the Patriot Militia in the 1777 British raid on Danbury, Connecticut
Title
Call to arms
Title remainder
the Patriot Militia in the 1777 British raid on Danbury, Connecticut
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Darley
Title variation
Patriot Militia in the 1777 British raid on Danbury, Connecticut
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this book Steve Darley includes extensive rosters of 58 companies from towns in Connecticut and New York who participated in the skirmishes and raid on Danbury. The book includes a variety of accounts of events that took place from April 25 to 28, 1777. The accounts include pension applications, journals, letters, memoirs and contemporary newspaper accounts."-- back cover
Cataloging source
KZS
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Darley, Stephen
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wooster, David
  • Wooster, David
  • American Revolution (1775-1783)
  • Burning of Danbury by the British (Connecticut : 1777)
  • Militia
  • Danbury (Conn.)
  • Ridgefield (Conn.)
  • Danbury (Conn.)
  • Fairfield County (Conn.)
  • Connecticut
  • Connecticut
  • United States
Label
Call to arms : the Patriot Militia in the 1777 British raid on Danbury, Connecticut, Stephen Darley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-279) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
History of General William Tryon's April 1777 raid on Danbury, Connecticut -- Major General David Wooster -- The Ludington Regiment, Sybil Ludington and the Danbury Alarm -- The patriot soldiers killed in the Battle of Ridgefield -- Participant accounts of the battle -- American letters written during the battle -- Contemporary accounts of the battle by non-participants -- Five unsung American officers -- The "Paul Reveres" of Danbury Alarm -- Company and men in the Danbury Alarm
Control code
ocn905545940
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 287 pages
Isbn
9781502513113
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)905545940
  • (Sirsi) a1872307
Label
Call to arms : the Patriot Militia in the 1777 British raid on Danbury, Connecticut, Stephen Darley
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-279) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
History of General William Tryon's April 1777 raid on Danbury, Connecticut -- Major General David Wooster -- The Ludington Regiment, Sybil Ludington and the Danbury Alarm -- The patriot soldiers killed in the Battle of Ridgefield -- Participant accounts of the battle -- American letters written during the battle -- Contemporary accounts of the battle by non-participants -- Five unsung American officers -- The "Paul Reveres" of Danbury Alarm -- Company and men in the Danbury Alarm
Control code
ocn905545940
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 287 pages
Isbn
9781502513113
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)905545940
  • (Sirsi) a1872307

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