|Author(s):||Riedesel, Friederike Charlotte Luise, Freifrau von, 1746-1808|
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|Subjects:||Burgoyne's Invasion, 1777|
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Personal narratives, German
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Participation, German
|Language:||English, German (translated from)|
|Published:||Chapel Hill, Published for the Institute of Early American History and Culture at Williamsburg, Virginia by the University of North Carolina Press |
|Physical Description:||xlvii, 222 p. illus., facsims., maps, ports. 25 cm|
|Additional Authors:||Riedesel, Friedrich Adolf, Freiherr von, 1738-1800|
Brown, Marvin Luther
Institute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, Va.)
First German edition for general circulation published Berlin, 1800, with title "Die Berufs-Reise nach America ..." A privately printed edition was issued Berlin, 1800, with title "Auszüge aus den Briefen und Papieren des Generals Freyherrn von Riedesel und seiner gemalin ... Gedruckt als manuscript fur die Familie."
"A new translation ... [which includes letters from Gen. Riedesel to his wife and twenty seven] letters never previously published, as well as portions of letters which were omitted from the various editions."