Revolution on the Hudson: New York City and the Hudson River Valley in the War of American Independence
George C. Daughan. New York: W. W. Norton, 2016. 432 pp. Intro. Illus. Notes. Biblio. Index. $28.95.
Reviewed by Tim McGrath
George C. Daughan’s work already is familiar among lovers of naval history, beginning with his Samuel Eliot Morison Award–winning If by Sea, and his subsequent 1812: The Navy’s War and The Shining Sea, about the exploits of David Porter and the Essex.