OT: War of 1812

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Fri May 28 20:33:47 UTC 2010

At 5/27/2010 10:56 PM, victor steinbok wrote:
>I am ecstatic--160 years after the fact a researcher suggests that
>Cooper, a fiction writer, "carefully researched the Battle of Bunker
>Hill". One would hope that the research took place /before/ the
>publication date.

Read the introduction and notes to the State Univ. edition for its
editors' comments on his accuracy -- and when Cooper did his research.


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