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ERIC Number: ED298018
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
Von Steuben and the German Contribution to the American Revolution: A Selective Bibliography.
Krewson, Margrit B.
This Library of Congress selected bibliography highlights the efforts of Baron Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben, other German and German-American military leaders, and the Hessian auxiliary military forces in assisting the American colonies during the Revolutionary War. The booklet is divided into five parts. Part 1 provides historical information about the contributions of Baron von Steuben, Peter Muhlenberg, Johann DeKalb, Nicholas Herkimer, and the Hessian military forces, while parts 2-5 contain 143 bibliographic citations of materials that are included in the Library of Congress collections. These citations represent scholarly works, biographies, and fiction concerning these historical figures and the German-American contributions to the Revolutionary War cause. An author index, Library of Congress call numbers, and pictures of portraits are included. (JHP)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC.