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Founding martyr : the life and death of Dr. Joseph Warren, the American Revolution's lost hero / Christian Di Spigna.

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  • 6 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza BIO WARREN joseph (Text) 840191002535018 Auburn Plaza - New Adult Nonfiction Checked out 10/27/2018
Garrett PL - Garrett 973.3092 DIS (Text) 30010170851169 Nonfiction Checked out 11/01/2018
Greenwood PL - Greenwood BIOGRAPHY Warren (Text) 36626103968814 2nd Floor New Adult Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 921 WARR (Text) 39391006891970 Nonfiction Checked out 11/05/2018
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 973.3092 DIS (Text) 34330513266651 Adult - New Non-Fiction Books Checked out 10/26/2018
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon 921 WARREN (Text) 36825000892511 Non-Fiction Available -
 : In memory of Pauline Hufford given by North White High School Class of 1983. [ jm 2018-08-28 @ MONON-MON ]
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 973.3092 DI (Text) 39231033417466 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room Checked out 11/01/2018
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library ACQ14406 (Text) NWBRG14406 New Materials On order -
Princeton PL - Princeton B Warren Di (Text) 30890000692622 New Adult Materials Upper level Available -
Washington Carnegie PL - Washington B WARREN (Text) 21401000501887 Adult New Release Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780553419320
  • ISBN: 0553419323
  • Physical Description: 322 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown, [2018]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [300]-308) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
No turning back -- Childhood hamlet -- The Harvard years -- Speckled monster -- New beginnings -- Acts of violence -- Unsheath thy quill -- From red fields to crimson cobblestones -- A time to mourn -- A bitter crew -- Resolved -- Joseph Warren's ride -- Hill of lamentations -- Founding mourners.
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Little has been known of one of the most important figures in early American history, Dr. Joseph Warren, an architect of the colonial rebellion, and a man who might have led the country as Washington or Jefferson did had he not been martyred at Bunker Hill in 1775. Warren was involved in almost every major insurrectionary act in the Boston area for a decade, from the Stamp Act protests to the Boston Massacre to the Boston Tea Party, and his incendiary writings included the famous Suffolk Resolves, which helped unite the colonies against Britain and inspired the Declaration of Independence. Yet after his death, his life and legend faded, leaving his contemporaries to rise to fame in his place and obscuring his essential role in bringing America to independence.
Subject: Warren, Joseph, 1741-1775.
Massachusetts > History > Revolution, 1775-1783 > Biography.
United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783 > Biography.
Boston (Mass.) > History > Revolution, 1775-1783.
Soldiers > Massachusetts > Biography.
Physicians > Massachusetts > Boston > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.

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