- Words: 1260
- Length: 4 Pages
- Topic: American History
- Paper #: 42436962
The book by John Richard Alden, The American Revolution, is written in an interesting style; it reads like a novel in places, making it entertaining as well as informative. But more than that, it offers background into the political and social dynamics leading up to and into the Revolutionary War.
For example, on pages 16-17, Alden writes that in 1774, when sabers were rattling on both sides leading up to