Frontier Advance on the Upper Ohio, 1778-1779


This book is an account of the Revolutionary War on the western border from May 1778 to July 1779 as told through the eyes of the many different participants including the Indians, British, and Americans. Within these fifteen months occurred the most momentous events of the Revolution in the West, fraught with important consequences. This volume reproduces numerous original documents including letters, journals, reports, depositions, recorded speeches, treaties, portraits, maps, etc. Together with the inclusion of extensive annotation and a well- informed introductory essay provided by the editor these documents can be read together as a surprisingly coherent and entertaining whole.


Louise Phelps Kellogg


(1916), 2008, 5½x8½, paper, index, 522 pp.

ISBN: 9780788400483