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Rick Atkinson on the American Revolution
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Mount Vernon, George Washington's Refuge of Tranquility
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The Crucial Revolutionary War Battles Of Princeton and Trenton
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George Washington's Defeat in New York
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The Siege of Boston 1775
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King George III and the American Revolution
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Rick Atkinson on Writing the American Revolution
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George Washington, A Novice General
Rick Atkinson on the American Revolution

George Washington, A Novice General

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At the start of the Revolutionary War, it had been seventeen years since General George Washington last wore a military uniform and he was only a provincial officer with limited experience in frontier combat. But it quickly became clear, Washington was instinctively, brilliantly, a political general.

Rick Atkinson, best-selling author and winner of the Pulitzer Prize, explores the Revolutionary War in a new trilogy. Learn more: https://www.mountvernon.org/rickatkinson

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Rick Atkinson on the American Revolution
7 / 7
1
5:18
Mount Vernon, George Washington's Refuge of Tranquility
Rick Atkinson on the American Revolution
2
5:38
The Crucial Revolutionary War Battles Of Princeton and Trenton
Rick Atkinson on the American Revolution
3
5:21
George Washington's Defeat in New York
Rick Atkinson on the American Revolution
4
6:01
The Siege of Boston 1775
Rick Atkinson on the American Revolution
5
5:29
King George III and the American Revolution
Rick Atkinson on the American Revolution
6
5:29
Rick Atkinson on Writing the American Revolution
Rick Atkinson on the American Revolution
6:18
George Washington, A Novice General
Rick Atkinson on the American Revolution