The real Benedict Arnold / by Jim Murphy.
By: Murphy, Jim.Material type: TextPublisher: New York : Clarion Books, c2007Description: 264 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.ISBN: 0395776090 (hardcover); 9780395776094 (hardcover).Subject(s): Arnold, Benedict, 1741-1801 -- Juvenile literature | American loyalists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Generals -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | United States. Continental Army -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Juvenile literatureDDC classification: 973.3/82092 | B
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A Junior Library Guild selection
Ages: 10 & up.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 234-255) and index.
The most brilliant soldier -- You are accountable -- Be ye also ready -- A reputation of unsullied honor -- Good God are the Americans all asleep? -- None but Almighty God shall prevent my marching -- I have resigned my commission -- Our gallant colonel -- The forlorn hope -- He will turn out a great man -- The gallant defense -- By heavens I will have justice -- A devilish fighting fellow -- You will hear of my being victorious -- Inspired by the fury of a demon -- We'll have them all in hell -- I am heartily tired -- On you alone my happiness depends -- Because I might have done wrong -- Whom can we trust now? -- Nil Desperandum.
"Drawing on Arnold's surviving writings and on the letters, memoirs, and political documents of his contemporaries ... a fascinating portrait of a brilliant man, consistently undervalued by his peers, who made a choice that continues to reverberate through American history."