Patriotic Fire

Paperback $16.95

Vintage | May 08, 2007 | 336 Pages | 5-3/16 x 8 | ISBN 9781400095667

  • Paperback$16.95

    Vintage | May 08, 2007 | 336 Pages | 5-3/16 x 8 | ISBN 9781400095667

  • Ebook$13.99

    Vintage | May 02, 2006 | ISBN 9780307265319

Praise

“An astonishing story of how a ragtag corps of backwoodsmen, Louisiana creoles, refugees, pirates, Indians and free African Americans defeated a large, disciplined, experienced and professional British army at the Battle of New Orleans.”—The Washington Post Book World“Spectacular. . . .Groom’s finest book to date. . . . An eloquent and riveting account of the Battle of New Orleans.”—The Mobile Press-Register “Vivid. . . . A fast-paced historical account that reads like a novel.” —The Atlanta Journal-Constitution“Gripping. . . . Groom is a first-rate storyteller who manages to breathe fresh life into an oft-told tale.”—The New Orleans Times-Picayune “A riveting account of men at war during a crucial moment in the nation’s history. . . . Groom brings to vivid life the dynamic characters of Jackson and Laffite and the latter’s colorful band of brothers.”—Santa Fe New Mexican

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