Rabble in Arms

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Down East Books, Jan 1, 1996 - Fiction - 586 pages
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The second of Roberts's epic novels of the American Revolution, Rabble in Arms was hailed by one critic as the greatest historical novel written about America upon its publication in 1933. Love, treachery, ambition, and idealism motivate an unforgettable cast of characters in a magnificent novel renowned not only for the beauty and horror of its story but also for its historical accuracy.

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A story from the American Revolution which takes a very positive attitude toward Benedict Arnold as an brilliant but abused general. Whatever its bias, it is a compelling romance and history lesson ... Read full review

Review: Rabble in Arms

User Review  - Stephen - Goodreads

A story from the American Revolution which takes a very positive attitude toward Benedict Arnold as an brilliant but abused general. Whatever its bias, it is a compelling romance and history lesson ... Read full review

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Kenneth Roberts was the author of many best-selling novels, including Northwest Passage, Lydia Bailey, Oliver Wiswell, Rabble in Arms, and his famed first novel, Arundel. Renowned for his scrupulous accuracy and unforgettable depictions of past times, he was awarded a special Pulitzer Prize citation in 1957.

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