In this Book

summary
These journal accounts and letters form one of the most engaging and readable accounts of the American Revolution. Written with directness, simplicity, and charm by the wife of the commanding general of Brunswick troops in the British army, the narrative reveals the conditions in revolutionary America.

Originally published in 1965.

A UNC Press Enduring Edition -- UNC Press Enduring Editions use the latest in digital technology to make available again books from our distinguished backlist that were previously out of print. These editions are published unaltered from the original, and are presented in affordable paperback formats, bringing readers both historical and cultural value.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. Title Page, Copyright Page
  2. pp. i-vi
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. Preface
  2. pp. vii-x
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. Table of Contents
  2. pp. xiv-xvii
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. List of Illustrations
  2. pp. xv-xviii
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. List of Maps
  2. pp. xix-xx
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. Introduction
  2. pp. xxi-xlii
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. Facsimile of Title Page of First Trade Edition, Berlin, 1800
  2. pp. xliii-xliv
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. Publishers Preface to First and Second Trade Editions, 1866 and 1801
  2. pp. xlv-xlviii
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. PART I: BARONESS VON RIEDESELS JOURNAL
  2. pp. 1-2
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. I. From Brunswick to Bristol
  2. pp. 3-11
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. II. Frustration in England
  2. pp. 12-25
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. III. Voyage to Quebec
  2. pp. 26-34
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. IV. An Interrupted Reunion
  2. pp. 35-46
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. V. Saratoga
  2. pp. 47-67
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. VI. Massachusetts and Virginia
  2. pp. 68-87
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. VII. Removal to New York
  2. pp. 88-110
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. VIII. Assignment in Canada
  2. pp. 111-131
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. IX. Return to England and Brunswick
  2. pp. 132-144
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. PART II: Baroness von Riedesels Letters
  2. pp. 145-146
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. X. General Riedesel's Letters : the Trip to America, February–November 1776
  2. pp. 147-182
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. XI. Baroness von Riedesel's Letters: Preparations and Delay, March–September 1776
  2. pp. 183-189
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. XII. General Riedesel to Baroness von Riedesel: The Family Reunion Delayed, Spring 1777
  2. pp. 190-198
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. XIII. General Riedesel to Baroness von Riedesel: An Interlude Before Saratoga, Summer 1777
  2. pp. 198-200
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. XIV. Baroness von Riedesel to Her Mother: Cambridge to Canada, 1778–1782
  2. pp. 201-208
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. XV. General "Riedesel to "Baroness von Riedesel Canadian Tostscript 1782-1783
  2. pp. 209-212
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents
  1. Index
  2. pp. 213-225
  3. restricted access
    • Download PDF Download
    contents

Additional Information

ISBN
9781469645438
Related ISBN
9780807839546
MARC Record
OCLC
1082875969
Pages
292
Launched on MUSE
2019-01-21
Language
English
Open Access
No
Back To Top

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Without cookies your experience may not be seamless.