The Resource Brothers at arms: : American independence and the men of France and Spain who saved it, Larrie D. Ferreiro, (electronic resource)

Brothers at arms: : American independence and the men of France and Spain who saved it, Larrie D. Ferreiro, (electronic resource)

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Brothers at arms: : American independence and the men of France and Spain who saved it
Title
Brothers at arms:
Title remainder
American independence and the men of France and Spain who saved it
Statement of responsibility
Larrie D. Ferreiro
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Language
eng
Summary
In this groundbreaking, revisionist history, Larrie D. Ferreiro shows that at the time the first shots were fired at Lexington and Concord the colonists had little chance, if any, of militarily defeating the British. The nascent American nation had no navy, little in the way of artillery, and a militia bereft even of gunpowder. In his detailed accounts, Ferreiro shows that without the extensive military and financial support of the French and Spanish, the American cause would never have succeeded. France and Spain provided close to the equivalent of $30 billion and 90 percent of all guns used by the Americans, and they sent soldiers and sailors by the thousands to fight and die alongside the Americans, as well as around the world. Ferreiro adds to the historical records the names of French and Spanish diplomats, merchants, soldiers, and sailors whose contribution is at last given recognition. Instead of viewing the American Revolution in isolation, Brothers at Arms reveals the birth of the American nation as the centerpiece of an international coalition fighting against a common enemy
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Ferreiro, Larrie D
Dewey number
327.73009/033
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other
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Read by David Colacci
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  • Colacci, David
  • hoopla digital
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • France
  • Great Britain
  • Spain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
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Brothers at arms: : American independence and the men of France and Spain who saved it, Larrie D. Ferreiro, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11762234
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MWT11762234
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (16hr., 38 min.))
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  • online
  • electronic
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MWT11762234
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sound
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other
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11762234
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Brothers at arms: : American independence and the men of France and Spain who saved it, Larrie D. Ferreiro, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11762234
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11762234
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (16hr., 38 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11762234
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11762234
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
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