New York: Heritage Books, 2000. Special Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7. Fine / Jacket not issued. Item #12146
Heritage Books, Inc, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. No Jacket. First Heritage Books Edition. Originally published in 1969, Hunter green cloth boards with extensive gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Front cover also contains silhouette portrait of Rogers in uniform, entirely in gilt. This truly is a beautiful book. Once out of print, this book was brought back by Heritage Books. This book is BEAUTIFUL. Very high quality paper. It is Vol II of Loescher's comprehensively detailed history of Rogers' Rangers. Vol. II begins just after the Battle on Snowshoes during the French and Indian War and ends at the close of the American Revolution. Rogers' Rangers were the elite British light corp during the French and War and Revolution and fought in dozens of ambuscades, skirmishes and battles during their 25 yeasr together. Loescher's exhaustive resarch and attention to detail remain the standard by which quality histories are approached.