This book is a very informative look at a single year in American history. I liked learning about the British and Loyalist point of view as well as the problems Washington had in keeping the army together. The portraits, letters and the maps also add to the experience....Continua
Once again, David McCullough has made history fun. I didn't realize how much I didn't know about the details of the Revolutionary War until I listened to this book. McCullough also reads the book himself adding that touch only the author can and he's got a great reading voice as well....Continua
If I am going to learn about history, this is the way to do it. No boring details - just the story, even in the words of the people who were there. Excellent read.