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In the hurricane's eye [sound recording] : the genius of George Washington and the victory at Yorktown / Nathaniel Philbrick.

Philbrick, Nathaniel, (author.). Brick, Scott, (narrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

In a narrative that moves from the ship crowded waters off Newport, Rhode Island, to a wooded hillside near North Carolina's Guilford Courthouse, to the Dutch storehouses on the Caribbean island of St. Eustatius, Philbrick narrates the pivotal naval battle that brought the end of America's long, elusive path to independence. It was an improbable triumph made possible by Washington's brilliant strategy, leadership, and revolutionary use of sea power.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library CD 973.337 PHI (Text) 33892100584334 Adult Audiobooks Audiobook CD None 01/15/2019 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525641667
  • ISBN: 0525641661
  • Physical Description: 8 audio discs (approximately 10 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Penguin Audio, [2018]

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Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Scott Brick.
Summary, etc.:
In a narrative that moves from the ship crowded waters off Newport, Rhode Island, to a wooded hillside near North Carolina's Guilford Courthouse, to the Dutch storehouses on the Caribbean island of St. Eustatius, Philbrick narrates the pivotal naval battle that brought the end of America's long, elusive path to independence. It was an improbable triumph made possible by Washington's brilliant strategy, leadership, and revolutionary use of sea power.
Subject: Washington, George, 1732-1799 > Military leadership.
Washington, George, 1732-1799.
American Revolution (1775-1783)
Siege of Yorktown (Virginia : 1781)
Yorktown (Va.) > History > Siege, 1781.
United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783 > Participation, French.
Southern States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783.
HISTORY / United States / Revolutionary Period.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Military.
HISTORY / Military / Naval.
Command of troops.
Military participation > French.
Southern States.
United States.
Virginia > Yorktown.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Audiobooks.
History.
Summary: In a narrative that moves from the ship crowded waters off Newport, Rhode Island, to a wooded hillside near North Carolina's Guilford Courthouse, to the Dutch storehouses on the Caribbean island of St. Eustatius, Philbrick narrates the pivotal naval battle that brought the end of America's long, elusive path to independence. It was an improbable triumph made possible by Washington's brilliant strategy, leadership, and revolutionary use of sea power.

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