Life and Times of Washington, vol 2 (Revised, Enlarged, and Enriched)

Cover image for

Download


Language: English
Wordcount: 300,109 / 897 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 30.7
LoC Category: CT
Downloads: 346
mnybks.net#: 6175
Genres: Biography, History
Excerpt

end by enraging the Americans, applied to the committee of New York State for leave to go into the city and remonstrate with the British upon such cruel treatment, which he doubted not but that he should put a stop to. The committee, however, either from knowing what effect the cruelties would have in strengthening the opposition to Britain, or from jealousies of his being in some other way of disservice to the American cause or from these united, would not grant his request.

Washington, at the beginning of 1777, determined to have the army inoculated for the smallpox, which had made fearful ravages in the ranks. It was carried forward as secretly and carefully as possible, and the hospital physicians in Philadelphia were ordered at the same time to inoculate all the soldiers who passed through that city on their way to join the army. The same precautions were taken in the other military stations, and thus the army was relieved from an evil which would have materially interfered with the success of the ens

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for Life and Times of Washington, vol 2 (Revised, Enlarged, and Enriched)  by John Frederick Schroeder - Free eBook

Phantasia

Book One: Into the Rain
M.U. Riyadad

After finding the body of a dragon in a metalli... Read more

Cover image for Life and Times of Washington, vol 2 (Revised, Enlarged, and Enriched)  by John Frederick Schroeder - Free eBook

Fearsome

Fearsome Series Book 1
S.A. Wolfe

*This is a stand-alone book in the Fearsome Ser... Read more

Cover image for Life and Times of Washington, vol 2 (Revised, Enlarged, and Enriched)  by John Frederick Schroeder - Free eBook

Nano Contestant

Episode 1: Whatever It Takes
Leif Sterling

Fans of the Hunger Games and Sci-Fi Thrillers will... Read more

Cover image for Life and Times of Washington, vol 2 (Revised, Enlarged, and Enriched)  by John Frederick Schroeder - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... Read more

Cover image for Life and Times of Washington, vol 2 (Revised, Enlarged, and Enriched)  by John Frederick Schroeder - Free eBook

Sound of Sirens

Tales of Skylge #1
Jen Minkman

On the island of Skylge, electricity is only fo... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

Autobiography of a Yogi
by Paramhansa Yogananda
The Story of My Life
by Helen Keller
Forty-Six Years in the Army
by John M. Schofield
Hymns and Hymnwriters of Denmark
by Jens Christian Aaberg
Abraham Lincoln
by Rev. T.M. Eddy
Acres of Diamonds
by Russell H. Conwell
The Confessions
by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Siddhartha
by Herman Hesse

See more popular titles from this genre.