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Thomas J. Fleming (1927–2017)

Autor/a de Liberty! The American Revolution [1997 TV mini series]

98+ obres 4,572 Membres 69 Ressenyes

Sobre l'autor

Thomas James Fleming was born in Jersey City, New Jersey on July 5, 1927. During World War II, he served on the cruiser Topeka. He graduated from Fordham University in 1950. He worked as a reporter for The Herald-Statesman in Yonkers and as the executive editor of Cosmopolitan magazine. In 1958, he mostra'n més was asked to write an article for Cosmopolitan about the Battle of Bunker Hill. This assignment led to his writing his first non-fiction book Now We Are Enemies. He wrote almost 50 fiction and non-fiction books during his lifetime. His novels include All Good Men, The Officers' Wives, and Dreams of Glory. His non-fiction book included Duel: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr and the Future of America; The Intimate Lives of the Founding Fathers; The Great Divide: The Conflict Between Washington and Jefferson That Defined a Nation; and The Strategy of Victory: How General George Washington Won the American Revolution. In 2005, he wrote a memoir entitled Mysteries of My Father. He died on July 23, 2017 at the age of 90. (Bowker Author Biography) mostra'n menys

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Obres de Thomas J. Fleming

Washington's Secret War (2005) 410 exemplars
Time and Tide (1987) 118 exemplars
Everybody's Revolution (2006) 118 exemplars
1776 Year of Illusions (1975) 112 exemplars
Officer's Wives (1981) 89 exemplars
Remember the Morning (1997) 83 exemplars
The Louisiana Purchase (2003) 67 exemplars
The Wages of Fame (1998) 62 exemplars
Dreams of Glory (1983) 52 exemplars
Over There (1992) 44 exemplars
The Spoils of War (1985) 42 exemplars
Liberty Tavern (1977) 34 exemplars
A Passionate Girl (1979) 27 exemplars
Conquerors of the Sky (2003) 24 exemplars
Mysteries of My Father (2005) 18 exemplars
Verdicts of History (2016) 18 exemplars
My Days with Harry Truman (2011) 18 exemplars
Bunker Hill (2015) 17 exemplars
Irish American Chronicle (2009) 12 exemplars
Promises to Keep (1978) 9 exemplars
Young Jefferson (2015) 8 exemplars
Thomas Jefferson, (1971) 7 exemplars
Rulers of the City (1977) 7 exemplars
The Battle of Springfield (1975) 5 exemplars
Who Sank the Maine? (2011) 4 exemplars
The Good Shepherd (1974) 3 exemplars
All Good Men (1976) 2 exemplars
The American Revolution — Director — 1 exemplars
Wall Street's Great Crash (2011) 1 exemplars
A cry of whiteness, (1967) 1 exemplars
King of the hill 1 exemplars
Den vita lögnen (1979) 1 exemplars
The Golden Door 1 exemplars

Obres associades

Two Years Before the Mast (1840) — Epíleg, algunes edicions3,389 exemplars
What If? 2: Eminent Historians Imagine What Might Have Been (2001) — Col·laborador — 1,028 exemplars
Windhaven (1962) — Introducció, algunes edicions717 exemplars
The American Heritage Book of The Revolution (1958) — Pròleg, algunes edicions639 exemplars
Writers on Writing: Collected Essays from the New York Times (2001) — Col·laborador — 446 exemplars
Reporting the Revolutionary War: Before It Was History, It Was News (2012) — Col·laborador — 134 exemplars
Founding Fathers Biographies in Their Own Words: Benjamin Franklin (1972) — Editor; Editor — 92 exemplars
Lady Baltimore (1906) — Prefaci, algunes edicions62 exemplars
American Heritage Magazine Vol 16 No 5 1965 August (1965) — Col·laborador — 31 exemplars
New Jersey in the American Revolution (2007) — Col·laborador — 30 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Summer 1989 (1989) — Author "The Cowpens" — 17 exemplars
The Saturday Evening Post Book of the Sea and Ships (1978) — Col·laborador — 16 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Autumn 1993 (1993) — Author "Transformation at Saratoga" — 16 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Spring 1998 (1998) — Author "A Country Without a Father" — 14 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 1996 (1995) — Author "Wolfe's Prophetic Victory" — 14 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Spring 1999 (1999) — Author "From the Hudson to the Halls of Montezuma" — 13 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 1993 (1992) — Author "The Man Who Saved Korea" — 13 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 1990 (1989) — Author "George Washington, General" — 12 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Autumn 1990 (1990) — Author "Braddock's Defeat" — 11 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Autumn 1996 (1996) — Author "Who Was Lafayette?" — 11 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Autumn 2007 (2007) — Author "The Father of West Point" — 11 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Summer 1994 (1994) — Author "Their Golden Glory" — 10 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 2001 (2000) — Author "Old Hickory's Finest Hour" — 10 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 2006 (2005) — Author "General George Washington, Politician" and "In Review: Conduct Under Fire" — 9 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 1995 (1994) — Author "Iron General" and "A New Definition of "Open Warfare," Learned the Hard Way" — 9 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 1998 (1997) — Author "The Man Who Would Not Be King" and "The War After Yorktown" — 9 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 2009 (2008) — Author "A Policy Written in Blood" — 9 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 2003 (2002) — Author "Birth of the American Way of War" — 9 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 1994 (1993) — Author "Band of Brothers" — 9 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Spring 2008 (2008) — Author "George Washington's Tears" — 8 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Autumn 2003 (2003) — Author "In Review: In the Shadows of War" — 7 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Summer 2005 (2005) — Author "Nurse on the Edge of No Man's Land" — 6 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 2007 (2006) — Author "Getting the Real Message to Garcia" — 6 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Spring 2004 (2004) — Author "We Have Met the Enemy and We Were Almost Theirs" — 6 exemplars
The Story of America: Beginnings to 1914 (2006) — Col·laborador, algunes edicions6 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 2010 (2009) — Author "Getting Away With Murder" and "In Review: War on the Run" — 6 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Summer 2000 (2000) — Author "MacArthur's Pirate" — 5 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Summer 2013 (2013) — Author "Escape From Brooklyn" — 3 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Spring 2011 (2011) — Author "War of Revenge" and "In Review: George Washington's First War" — 2 exemplars
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Autumn 2010 (2010) — Author "Blinded by Hope" — 1 exemplars

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Nom oficial
Fleming, Thomas James
Data de naixement
1927-07-05
Data de defunció
2017-07-25
Gènere
male
Nacionalitat
USA
Lloc de naixement
Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
Lloc de defunció
New York, New York, USA
Llocs de residència
New Jersey, USA
New York, USA
Educació
Fordham University (1950)
Professions
historian
Relacions
Fleming, Alice Mulcahey (wife)
Organitzacions
US Navy
Cosmopolitan magazine

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really enjoyed the narrative flow and all the illustrations and first person narratives
 
Marcat
cspiwak | Hi ha 6 ressenyes més | Mar 6, 2024 |
Good exploration of the politics underpinnings leading to the duel
 
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cspiwak | Hi ha 2 ressenyes més | Mar 6, 2024 |
If you wish to learn of the power struggle between the Continental Congress, a newly formed, standing Continental Army, and his "Excellency" General George Washington, this book is a great read. English tradition had no trust in a standing army, militias that quickly formed to face a threat and just as quickly disbanded as soon as the threat was over were the preferred defense. The new Continental Army flew in the face of this notion. A power struggle between the individual states and the Continental Congress led to numerous policies with no way of being enforced which caused the soldiers to go in want of uniforms, blankets, shoes, and food. A General, who's series of defeats starting with the Battle of Long Island, whose ability to lead was questioned by delegates and others yearning to be given the mantel of power. A great read about all of these subjects - The commissary department, the ill-named Conway Cabal, and the reasons that all these obstacles were ultimately overcome to allow our new nation to survive its first military test.… (més)
 
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trueblueglue | Hi ha 5 ressenyes més | Nov 23, 2023 |

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