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Alden, John Richard 1908-1991

Overview
Works: 57 works in 367 publications in 3 languages and 16,882 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Contributor, Adapter
Classifications: E208, 973.3
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Most widely held works about John Richard Alden
 
Most widely held works by John Richard Alden
The American Revolution, 1775-1783 by John Richard Alden( Book )

68 editions published between 1953 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 2,898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The colonies on the eve of the war, the war itself, the campaigns and battles, the leaders, the problems of finance and supply--are all discussed in this history which blends political, economic, and cultural history
George Washington : a biography by John Richard Alden( Book )

33 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 2,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the first President of the United States from his youth in Virginia to his role in the birth of a democratic nation
The South in the Revolution, 1763-1789 by John Richard Alden( Book )

31 editions published between 1957 and 1985 in English and held by 1,754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political and social change in the South through the War of Independence into the early years of the Union
A history of the American Revolution by John Richard Alden( Book )

40 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An outstanding contemporary historian presents a balanced and objective account of the Revolution based upon recent American and English scholarship. Covers "social, economic, political, military, and diplomatic" policies, events, and issues
Pioneer America by John Richard Alden( Book )

21 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of American society from pre-Colonial times to the end of the Civil War
General Gage in America: being principally a history of his role in the American Revolution by John Richard Alden( Book )

12 editions published between 1948 and 1969 in English and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Thomas Gage, den øverstbefalende for den britiske hær i Nordamerika i perioden 1763 til 1775, den mest magtfulde person i Nordamerika i samme periode og en central figur i begivenhederne som førte til den amerikanske selvstændighed, har tiltrukket sig relativ lidt opmærsomhed i historiebøgerne. Denne bog er en af de første studier af generalens karriere
The first South by John Richard Alden( Book )

15 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Stuart and the Southern colonial frontier : a study of Indian relations, war, trade, and land problems in the Southern wilderness, 1754-1775 by John Richard Alden( Book )

25 editions published between 1944 and 1979 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Revolutionary War in the South--power, conflict, and leadership : essays in honor of John Richard Alden( Book )

7 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Charles Lee, traitor or patriot? by John Richard Alden( Book )

5 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen Sayre : American revolutionary adventurer by John Richard Alden( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Dinwiddie : servant of the Crown by John Richard Alden( Book )

6 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rise of the American Republic by John Richard Alden( Book )

6 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1776 by J. D Browning( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Washington : a biography by John Richard Alden( )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ambitious in scope, this sweeping account chronicles the ideas, events and personalities that surrounded George Washington, from his younger years in Virginia to his heroic days in battle and eventually through his presidency and famed farewell address
Rise of the American Republic by John Richard Alden( )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magisterial and lucid history of America, from the beginning to the present
Believe me by John Richard Alden( )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1707 couplets, quatrains and other terse verse in the tradition of Ogden Nash
A history of the United States by John Richard Alden( Book )

4 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient Iran and its neighbours : local developments and long-range interactions in the fourth millennium BC by Cameron Petrie( Book )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The 20 papers presented here illustrate forcefully how the re-evaluation of old excavation results, combined with much new research, has dramatically expanded our knowledge and understanding of local developments on the Iranian Plateau and of long-range interactions during the critical period of the fourth millennium BC."--Publisher
The War of the Revolution by Christopher Ward( Book )

5 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A remarkable account of the military aspects of the American Revolution. Ward provides graphic portrayals of the fortifications, the terrain over which battles were fought, the part the Indians played, the technology of gunnery and the hundreds of details that go to make up the broad scope of the War of the North, the War of the South, and the War of the Border
 
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George Washington : a biography
Alternative Names
Alden, John R.

Alden, John R. 1908-

Alden, John R. 1908-1991

Alden, John R. (John Richard), 1908-

Alden, John R. (John Richard), 1908-1991

Alden, John Richard

Alden, John Richard 1908-

Alden, John Richard b. 1908

Languages
English (289)

Spanish (10)

French (9)

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George Washington : a biographyA history of the American RevolutionGeorge Washington : a biographyRise of the American RepublicBelieve meThe War of the Revolution