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There are two Benedict Arnolds of the American Revolution. Most people are only familiar with the Traitor Arnold rather then the Hero Arnold

There are two Benedict Arnolds of the American Revolution. Most people are only familiar with the Traitor Arnold rather then the Hero Arnold. This particular book focuses on the Hero Arnold (just look at the title of the book) and does a fine job. The story of Arnolds heroic actions in the early part of the American Revolution needed to be told and James Kirby Martin tackled the task greatly. The book more or less ends at the battle of Saratoga. Mainly because after that infamous battle, Arnolds decent into treason began to pick up steam

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Benedict Arnold stands as one of the most vilified figures in American history

Benedict Arnold stands as one of the most vilified figures in American history. Stories of his treason have so come to define him that his name, like that of Judas, is virtually synonymous with treason. Yet Arnold was one of the most heroic and remarkable men of his time, indeed in all of American history

Benedict Arnold and Aaron Burr were heroes in an early American battle, considered to be exemplary in their .

Benedict Arnold and Aaron Burr were heroes in an early American battle, considered to be exemplary in their actions.

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Careful not to endow the Revolutionary generation with mythical proportions of virtue, Martin shows how self-serving, venal behavior was just as common in the Revolutionary era as in our own time. Arnold, a deeply committed patriot, suffered acutely because of his lack of political savvy in dealing with those who attacked his honor and reputation.

book by James Kirby Martin. The name Benedict Arnold survives today as a synonym for treachery. Benedict Arnold stands as one of the most vilified figures in American history. Yet Arnold was one of the most heroic and remarkable men of his time, indeed in all of American history.

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The American Battlefield Trust believes heavily in the educational value of the land we save, but we also greatly encourage students, educators and enthusiasts to further explore topics like the Revolutionary War through some of the thousands of books, articles and novels written about the conflict and the world in which it took place. The following is a short beginning list. Battles and Campaigns: 1776 by David McCullough.

Benedict Arnold, Revolutionary Hero: An American Warrior Reconsidered. New York: New York Univ. Arnold was hardly the only patriot who returned his allegiance to the crown, but the magnitude of his contributions to the revolutionary effort made his treason all the more reprehensible. What Martin does effectively is restore balance to our study of Arnold and explain Arnold's subsequent treason. The beginning of Arnold is not 1780, the year of his treason, but 1741, that of his birth.