The Road from Damascus hBloody brother vs brother campaign Part II of this trilogy tells the story of the Mohawk Valley Campaign of the Wilderness War of 1777 This campaign was part of This is the first book by Mr Logusz I ve read Itas tons of citations for every chapter but some of A Seat At The Table: A Novel of Forbidden Choices his writing can be a little repetitive His description of the Battle of Oriskany and the siege of Fort Stanwix was exciting and detailed Fast paced and interesting Looking forward to reading the other books in the series Concise with lots of citations but author takes liberties as ife were writting Soul Unchained (Sons of Wrath, histoical fiction Wilderness Brought to LifeThis second volume brings to life justow savage and brutal the American Revolution was The savage butchery of the British with their German and Indian allies The skill and bravery of the Patriots who defended their Hunted Wolf (Seraphine Thomas, homes and villages Savageand to and combat with tomahawk knives and bayonets The author does a brilliant job placing the reader right in the middle of it all Superbly written
worthy of 5of 5 without a doubt Volume II of this Revolutionary War istory describes the standoff at Rome s Fort Stanwi. AughtIn this book as in Wilhelm Van Gloeden hisighly acclaimed first volume the author captures the terrain tactics and terror of this brutal multifaceted wilderness war as few writers ave done before It was neighbor against neighbor native Americans on
both sides and European professionals against Colonial Patriots in asides and European professionals against Colonial Patriots in a desperate campaign that elped determine America s Using colorful storytelling techniues Logusz captures the personalities of those individuals who played a pivotal role in the outcome of the Mohawk Valley Campaign breathes dramatic life into a depiction of the long standing alliances and rivalries that fueled Patriot and Loyalist causes in the region while describing ow neighbors families friends and foes were caught up in Burgoyne s doomed play Toy Soldier and Model Figure Logusz does an excellent job outlining the Battle of Oriskany where an initial Patriot relief force coming to the aid of Fort Stanwix was ambushed and almost wiped out fascinating well documented and occasionally thought provoking The Journal of America s Military Pas. ,Desperate Campaign That Helpedcampaign that elped America s
The British campaign to attack thru the Mohawk valley to Albany NY and join up with Gen Burgoyne was a part of the revolutionary war lightly covered in school I was very appy to read about the trials and set backs of the patriots The battles of the wilderness in 1777 now are much real These 2 books by the author ave given this period and the wilderness battles a reality I never experienced in school GoodVery well researched and written like a novel Gives a good
Accounting Of A Partof a part the revolutionary that is not as well known as the battles in New England and the South I ave not read With Musket and Tomahawk The Saratoga Campaign and the Wilderness War of 1777 by Michael O Logusz I am proof you don t Weeds Among the Wheat Discernment Where Prayer and Action Meet have to read volume I to enjoy volume II I ll confess Iave a good background in the Sesame Street Elmo's Easy as ABC Book and DVD Flap Book and DVD history of the American Revolutionary War Iave a BA in istory I took every undergraduate course offered on the American Revolution at my university I also studied it when taking United States military istory The author does a good job of telling the story The book is a good balance on scholarly level research and document. This is the second volume of Michael Logusz s epic work on the Wilderness War of 1777 in which the British Army with its German Loyalist and Indian auxiliaries attempted to descend from Canada to sever the nascent American colonies only to be met by Patriot formations contesting the invasion of their newly declared nationIn Lest Darkness Fall and Related Stories his first volume on the Saratoga campaign the author describedow Burgoyne s main thrust was first stalled and then obliterated during its advance down the Hudson River Burgoyne The Body Scoop for Girls hadoped to be met by a corresponding British thrust from New York City but this never materialized Lord Howe opting to attack Philadelphia instead But the British You Don't Own Me: How Mattel v. MGA Entertainment Exposed Barbie's Dark Side had indeed launched a third thrust from the west embarking from Lake Ontario at Oswego and thence forging its way down the Mohawk ValleyThis third British thrust under General Barry St Leger was perhaps the most terrifying of all as it overran a sparsely populated wilderness where every man and boyad long needed to bear arms to protect against the ravages of the Irouois Federation Yet now the. .
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Ation wrapped around a very good story You feel like you are there at of Fort Stanwix and the Battle of Oriskany You learn that in many ways the neighbor versus neighbor and family versus family first appen in this war not the US Civil War You learn there were Indians fighting
on both sides as well you experience theboth sides as well You experience the of this war right down to the lay of the land You experience the military strategies and maneuvers as well as the frightening viciousness of battle You learn of the key role western New York played in this war This watershed campaign elped seal England s demise and America s eventual triumph The book doesn t read like an after action report with mind numbing details and numbers It tells the story and The Art and Making of The Expanse held my attention If you re looking for reality based leather stocking tales this is it Unlike the earlier volume I didn t notice any glaringistorical inaccuracies Because Insurgence he personalized the narrative it seemed accessible though still with the attention to military detailUnfortunately I still did not care for the narrator who consistently mispronounced Schoharie Well writtenistory of British imitating the French before them ad made common cause with those same Indians who now roamed across the frontier as the warpainted spearhead of the Empire s new attackAt Fort Stanwix in upstate New York
a patriot formerPatriot former fort eld fast though surrounded by St Leger s forces and Norse Mythology his Mohawk and Loyalist auxiliaries A relief column some 800 strong under Nicholas Herkimer attempted to relieve the fort but it was ambushed en route with most of its men including the entire male population of several nearby communities killed or wounded At this Battle of Oriskany the basis for the movie Drums Along the Mohawk Herkimerimself was mortally wounded Fortunately a sally from Fort Stanwix raided the Indian camp during the battle compelling many of the warriors to desist from annihilating the entire columnIn the end Fort Stanwix was relieved only when Benedict Arnold soon to excel at Saratoga just as A Timeless Romance Anthology All Regency Collection head done at Valcour Island and elsewhere throughout the Revolution marched What did Jesus Really Say? his troops through and forced the British to give up their western onsl.