The Drillmaster of Valley Forge: The Baron de Steuben and the Making of the American Army

The Drillmaster of Valley Forge: The Baron de Steuben and the Making of the American Army


“A exceptional biography….The dramatic tale of the way the yankee military that beat the British was once cast hasn't ever been higher informed than during this outstanding book.”
—Doris Kearns Goodwin, New York occasions bestselling writer of Team of Rivals

 

The real tale of the Baron de Steuben and the making of the yank military, The Drillmaster of Valley Forge is the 1st biography in part a century of the immigrant Prussian soldier who molded George Washington’s ragged, demoralized troops into the scuffling with strength that at last triumphed in America’s conflict of Independence. Praised by means of popular historian Thomas Fleming as “an vital publication for an individual drawn to the yankee Revolution,” The Drillmaster of Valley Forge rights a historic incorrect through eventually giving a forgotten hero his well-merited due.

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