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Saratoga; turning point in the American Revolution.

Martha Byrd

Saratoga; turning point in the American Revolution.

by Martha Byrd

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Published by Auerbach in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Schuylerville, N.Y.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Saratoga Campaign, N.Y., 1777.,
    • Burgoyne"s Invasion, 1777.,
    • Saratoga Campaign, N.Y., 1777.,
    • Burgoyne"s Invasion, 1777.,
    • Schuylerville, N.Y. -- History.,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.

    • About the Edition

      Describes the immediate causes, events, and aftermath of the Saratoga campaign, a series of encounters which marked a turning point in the Revolutionary War in favor of the rebel colonists.

      Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 131-134.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE241.S2 B97
      The Physical Object
      Pagination140 p.
      Number of Pages140
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5300660M
      ISBN 100877691436
      LC Control Number72081815
      OCLC/WorldCa548295

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The Battle of Saratoga was fought September 19 and October 7,during the American Revolution (). In the spring ofMajor General John Burgoyne proposed a plan for defeating the Americans. Believing that New England was the seat of the rebellion, he proposed cutting the region off from the other colonies by moving down the Hudson River corridor while a second force, led by.In the summer of (twelve months after the Declaration of Indepence) the British launched an invasion from Canada under General John Burgoyne.

It was the campaign that was supposed to the rebellion, but it resulted in a series of battles that changed America's history and that of the world.The Saratoga Battle Chapter is one of the larger chapters within the Empire State Society, and is chartered by the National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution.

Many of our members reside in, or have a connection to, the Capital District/Saratoga region of New York State, which our chapter covers geographically.