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Thomas James Fleming was born in Jersey City, New Jersey on July 5, 1927. His novels include All Good Men, The Officers' Wives, and Dreams of Glory
Thomas James Fleming was born in Jersey City, New Jersey on July 5, 1927. During World War II, he served on the cruiser Topeka. He graduated from Fordham University in 1950. His novels include All Good Men, The Officers' Wives, and Dreams of Glory. His non-fiction book included Duel: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr and the Future of America; The Intimate Lives of the Founding Fathers; The Great Divide: The Conflict Between Washington and Jefferson That Defined a Nation; and The Strategy of Victory: How General George Washington Won the American Revolution.
Having read a number of the late Thomas Fleming’s history books, I purchased this book solely . Dreams of Glory is based upon a 1780 British plot to capture General Washington and swiftly end the Revolutionary War.
Having read a number of the late Thomas Fleming’s history books, I purchased this book solely on the strength of his name, and didn’t have a clue that this was historical fiction until I began reading. Although I was not looking for a novel, Mr. Fleming’s talent for digging through the layers of history and finding items of interest soon had me caught up in what I first thought was based on fantasy. The author’s Afterward, however, cleared up any thoughts that the story wasn’t based upon fact
Spies of the Revolution. com User, January 21, 2004. Thomas Fleming captures the duplicity and destructive nature of espionage with this novel of spies during the American Revolution. By utilizing an incredible grasp of the time period, Fleming creates a very plausible scenario, a plot to kidnap George Washington.
I suppose it is inevitable for an author’s feelings to work their way into his craft, and this book is no exception.
Thomas Flemings's Revolutionary War masterpiece, Dreams of Glory, takes place in the bitter winter of 1780 in the fifth year of the American War for Independence. The British conspire to kidnap Washington and bring the war to an end in one bold and daring raid. A tide of espionage ebbs and flows between the opposing armies.
It was the fourth day of his interrogation. Then Alexander Hamilton took. Then Alexander Hamilton took charge of the verbal gauntlet, continuing it until midnight. For a moment Stallworth felt a tremor of remorse. It disturbed him, out of all proportion to its intensity. He had never felt a trace of such an emotion with other prisoners.
by. Fleming, Thomas J. Publication date. United States - History - Revolution, 1775-1783 - Fiction. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Gutierres on September 21, 2011.
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