This remarkable memoir is one of the most celebrated documents to emerge from the tumult of America's Revolutionary War. The ordinary and yet exceptional experiences of a young soldier in Washington's army are given a new life in this fourth edition, sensitively edited for a modern readership.
* Classic primary source on the Revolutionary War
* Edited by a leading US authority on the period
* Now with extra maps and a more extensive bibliography
* Includes a new Afterword by Karen Guenther on film portrayals of the continental soldier