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Burning of the Valleys Daring Raids from Canada Against the New York Frontier in the Fall Of 1780

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ISBN-10: 1550022717

ISBN-13: 9781550022711

Edition: 1997

Authors: Gavin K. Watt, James F. Morrison

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List price: $32.99
Copyright year: 1997
Publisher: Dundurn
Publication date: 3/1/1997
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 392
Size: 8.75" wide x 6.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

Gavin K. Watt is a founding member of the Museum of Applied Military History. He is the author of books on the American Revolution as waged from Canada: Burning of the Valleys and The Flockey, and he co-authored The King's Royal Regiment of New York and The British Campaign of 1777 . Gavin currently lives in King City, Ontario.

List of Maps
Preface
Chronology of Some Primary Events of the American Revolution and Key Occurrences Relating to the New York Frontier & Canada - June 1774 to October 1780
Comparative Chronology of the October 1780 Raids
General Introduction: Key Personalities, Geography and Organizations
The Background
1780, The Year of Revenge - The Campaign Opens
The Fall Campaign of 1780 - The Expeditions on Lake Champlain
Carleton Attacks the Hudson Valley
An Epilogue to Carleton's Expedition
Munro's Expedition Through the Woods Against Ballstown
The Canada Indians Against the White River Region
The Expedition from Oswego - The "Infamous Bandittie" Attack the Schoharie Valley
The Expedition from Oswego - "Johnson and his Blood-Hounds" Attack the Mohawk Valley
An Epilogue to the Oswego Expedition
Reflections and Considerations
A Mystery
With Consummate Daring - The Question of Leadership
Washington's Opinion of the Effect of Terms of Enlistment
The Destruction of Grain & Livestock as a Military Strategy
To Pay the Piper - the Price of Neglect
Notes
Mysterious Tales of New Dorlach - October 17-19, 1780
Philip Crysler's Mission
Jacob Merckley's 'Company'
Roster of Jacob Merckley's New Dorlach 'Company', Oct. 19, 1780
Notes
Rebel Militia Regiments Engaged at Klock's Field, Oct. 19, 1780
Casualty Analyses of the Johnson Expedition
Sir John Johnson's Return of Casualties
Casuals of Butler's Rangers during the October 1780 Raids
List of Prisoners with the Rebels of the KRR NY
Listed Deserters of the KRR NY
Return of British Prisoners of War Held in Pennsylvania
Reconciliation of Reports of Missing & Prisoners
Recruitment in the King's Royal Regiment of New York Resulting from the October 1780 Raids
Recruiting in the KRR NY
Recruiting in Jessup's King's Loyal Americans & Roger's 2Bn King's Rangers
Men taken at Forts Ann & George in Loyalist Regiments, 1782-84
Rebel Prisoners Taken During the Fall 1780 Raids
Bibliography of Citations
Index