Baroness von Riedesel and the American Revolution; journal and correspondence of a tour of duty, 1776-1783.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Riedesel, Friederike Charlotte Luise, Freifrau von, 1746-1808.
Corporate Author: Institute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, Va.)
Other Authors: Riedesel, Friedrich Adolf, Freiherr von, 1738-1800., Brown, Marvin L., Jr., 1920-, Huth, Marta.
Format: Book
Published: Chapel Hill, Published for the Institute of Early American History and Culture at Williamsburg, Virginia at the University of North Carolina Press [1965]
Item Description:First German edition for general circulation published Berlin, 1800, with title "Die Berufs-Reise nach America ..." A privately printed edition was issued Berlin, 1800, with title "Auszüge aus den Briefen und Papieren des Generals Freyherrn von Riedesel und seiner gemalin ... Gedruckt als manuscript fur die Familie."
"A new translation ... [which includes letters from Gen. Riedesel to his wife and twenty seven] letters never previously published, as well as portions of letters which were omitted from the various editions."
Physical Description:xlvii, 222 p. illus., facsims., maps, ports. 25 cm.