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An Annotated Bibliography of Marines in the American Revolution

An Annotated Bibliography of Marines in the American Revolution. Carolyn A. Tyson and Rowland P. Gill. 1972. 76 pp.
(Print:  http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/635560)
(Online: https://archive.org/details/AnAnnotatedBibliographyOfMarinesInTheAmericanRevolution)

Representative questions that can be answered with this resource:

  • Where can I find a source to identify a uniform button?
  • Where can I locate descriptions and photos of British firearms?
  • Where can I learn more about Massachusetts privateers?


The bibliography is divided into the following sections:

  • General Works
  • Bibliographies, Reference Works, and Finding Aids
  • Uniform History and Design
  • Arms and Military Manuals
  • Military Campaigns, Operations, and Administration
  • Biographies, Diaries, Memoirs, Journals, and Correspondece

The introduction to the bibliography contains a concise history of Continental Marine operations during the American Revolution.


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