Bunker Hill: A City, a Siege, a Revolution
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Nathaniel Philbrick, the bestselling author of In the Heart of the Sea and Mayflower, brings his prodigious talents to the story of the Boston battle that ignited the American Revolution.After the Boston Tea Party, with the city cut off from supplies and Patriot militia poised in siege, skirmishes spark outright war in the Battle of Bunker Hill. The real work of choreographing rebellion falls to a physician named Joseph Warren who emerges as the leader of the Patriot cause.With passion and insight, Philbrick reconstructs the revolutionary landscape geographic and ideological in a mesmerizing narrative of the robust, messy, blisteringly real origins of America.
- Nathaniel Philbrick, Chris Sorensen
- ISBN-13: 9781611761658
- Publication date: 4/30/2013