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Grandmother"s Story Of Bunker Hill Battle

by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Chapman Billies .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - Revolutionary War,
  • Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894,
  • History,
  • Poetry,
  • History: American,
  • American - General,
  • History / United States / Revolutionary Period (1775-1800)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHoward Pyle (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8418341M
    ISBN 100939218100
    ISBN 109780939218103
    OCLC/WorldCa35706711

    The information about Bunker Hill shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and . Boston: James R. Osgood & Co., FIRST EDITION OF AN ORIGINAL POEM IN 37 QUATRAINS VIVIDLY DESCRIBING THE BATTLE OF BUNKER HILL BY ONE OF AMERICA'S MOST FAMOUS MEN-OF-LETTERS. The poem was written by Holmes expressly for this memorial printing and with the intention that it would not be reprinted elsewhere. Despite these .

    battle of Bunker Hill, in the American Revolution, J Detachments of colonial militia under Artemas Ward, Nathanael Greene, John Stark, and Israel Putnam laid siege to Boston shortly after the battles of Lexington and Concord. However, Thomas Gage, British commander in the city, made no attempt to break the siege until he was reinforced (in May) by troops led by . Grandmother's Story of Bunker Hill Battle As She Saw It from the Belfry by Oliver Wendell Holmes,Oliver Wendell Jr. Holmes Book Resume: Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr., () was a physician by profession but achieved fame as a writer.

      A history of the militia fought battle at Bunker Hill, Part of the British siege of Boston during the American Revolutionary War. Download Image of Dorothy Q, together with A ballad of the Boston Tea Party & Grandmother's story of Bunker Hill Battle. Free for commercial use, no attribution required. Title page in red and black. "Two hundred and fifty copies printed"--Title page verso. In original binding: white vellum with title and ornamention on upper board; title, author, and publisher in gilt on spine. Book .


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