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Nathanael Greene

military leader

by Meg Greene

  • 9 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Chelsea House Publishers in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Greene, Nathanael, 1742-1786 -- Juvenile literature,
    • Greene, Nathanael, 1742-1786,
    • United States. Continental Army -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Generals -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Quakers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Generals,
    • Quakers,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Juvenile literature,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 77) and index.

      StatementMeg Greene ; Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., senior consulting editor.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      SeriesRevolutionary War leaders
      ContributionsSchlesinger, Arthur Meier, 1917-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE207.G9 G84 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination80 p. :
      Number of Pages80
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6785193M
      ISBN 100791059774, 0791061353
      LC Control Number00038396

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Carbone cleary admires his subject but also portrays his all-too-human human sides/5(47). Nathanael Greene Middle School, Providence, RI. likes. Nathanael Greene is a grade six through eight school located in the city of Providence, Rhode Island.

Nathanael Greene book nine hundred children 5/5(4). Early Life. Nathanael was born on August 7, in Rhode Island. As a boy, Greene educated himself with books of math and law.

Right before his Quaker father died inNathanael moved to Coventry, Rhode Island to take over the family business. Nathanael Greene, (born August 7,Potowomut, Rhode Island [U.S.]—died JMulberry Grove, Georgia, U.S.), American general in the American Revolution (–83). After managing a branch of his father’s iron foundry, Greene served several terms in the colonial legislature and was elected commander of the Rhode Island army, organized in ; he was made a major.

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“Nathanael Greene remains one of the American Revolution's most compelling yet unsung heroes. In Nathanael Greene Gerald Carbone provides a complex and absorbing portrait of a resourceful general, a devoted husband, an unfortunate businessman and an ardent American patriot.

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More frustratingly, the book offers minimal insight into Greene's personality/5(5). Greene's fine support was likewise generally approved. That Washington approved of Greene's ability in the administration of the affairs of the camp is shown by Weedon's Valley Forge Orderly Book wherein General Greene's name appears many times almost from the.

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The statue portrays Greene dressed in the uniform of a Revolutionary War general, holding a sword in his left : Henry Kirke Brown. Nathanael Greene (August 7, – J ) was a major general of the Continental Army in the American Revolutionary War. When the war began, Greene was a militia private, the lowest rank possible; he emerged from the war with a reputation as George Washington's most gifted and dependable s: Nathaniel Greene, Mary Greene.

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Upon taking command of America's Southern Army inNathanael Greene was handed troops that consisted of 1, /5(4). A short biography on Nathanael Greene, the US Revolutionary War general.

Nathanael Greene (–) was one of General Washington’s best generals in the American Revolutionary war. Greene first served as a soldier, and then took charge of supplying the troops with food and ammunition.

Greene made a name for himself commanding the Southern forces in the war. Nathanael Greene was an American military commander who served as a major general of the Continental Army in the American Revolutionary War and was a trusted advisor and friend of General George Washington, who later became the first President of the United States.

Despite the fact that his father, a devout Quaker, discouraged book learning. “Nathanael Greene remains one of the American Revolution's most compelling yet unsung heroes. In Nathanael Greene Gerald Carbone provides a complex and absorbing portrait of a resourceful general, a devoted husband, an unfortunate businessman and an ardent American patriot.

Carbone cleary admires his subject but also portrays his all-too. In Decemberformer Quaker turned general Nathanael Greene took command of the entire Southern Department.

He reported only to George Washington himself. Leadership of the southern states to that point in the American Revolution had failed, as the British held all major southern cities, including the important port city of : TheHistoryPress. Nathanael Greene was one of the leading commanders in the Continental Army, and the only officer George Washington saw as capable of leading in his absence.

Greene served as a field commander, member of Washington's staff, Quartermaster General, and commander of the Army in the Southern Theater. Greene was born on J in Potowomut, Rhode Island to a Quaker family, who. Upon taking command of America's Southern Army inNathanael Greene took on an army that consisted of 1, starving, nearly naked troops.

Within a year, the small worn-out army was transformed into an elite fighting force. In a new approach, Carbone chronicles Greene's unlikely rise to success and his fall into debt and anonymity. Buy a cheap copy of Washington's General: Nathanael Greene book by Terry Golway. The overlooked Quaker from Rhode Island who won the Revolutionary War's crucial southern campaign and helped to set up the final victory of American independence at Free shipping over $Cited by: 6.

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Letters fall into four categories: letters from Nathanael to Catherine Greene, letters from Greene to various recipients, letters to Greene, and letters to Catherine Greene. Nathanael Greene Primary & Elementary. likes. It is the mission of Nathanael Greene Elementary School to support positive learning and behavior by encouraging and praising students and staff.

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William Johnson. Preview this book. Greene was born in and reared in Rhode Island, the son of Nathanael Greene, a businessman and a minister of the Society of Friends (), and his father's second wife, Mary was brought up in the Quaker church, a faith that denounces warfare.

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Over nine hundred children participate in a rigorous academic program and a variety of extra-curricular activities. We also have an English Language Learner Program (ELL) for students who are speakers of another language other than English. Nathanael went home and took all his books on military tactics and leadership off the shelves.

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Nathanael Greene. AKA Nathanael Greene, Jr. Highly capable Revolutionary War general. Birthplace: Warwick, RI Location of death: Mulberry Grove, GA Cause of death: unspecified Remains: B. The American general Nathanael Greene, son of a Quaker farmer and smith, was born at Potowomut, in the township of Warwick, Rhode Island, on the 7th of August (not, as has Born:   Official correspondence between Brigadier- General Thomas Sumter and Major- General Nathanael Greene by Nathanael Greene; Thomas Sumter Call Number: Online - free - HathiTrust From A.D.

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Nathanael Greene is a young soldier on the American side of the Revolutionary War. He hails from Rhode Island, and grows up teaching himself about reading, writing, and military strategy despite his family’s modest means. In the early days of the Revolutionary War, he quickly impresses George Washington with his intelligence and initiative.Nathanael Greene can certainly be called one of America’s forgotten generals because he is not widely known despite his vast contributions as one of our first military masterminds.

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