By Marla R. Miller
A richly woven biography of the liked patriot Betsy Ross, and a captivating portrait of lifestyle in innovative War-era Philadelphia
Betsy Ross and the Making of America is the 1st comprehensively researched and skillfully written biography of 1 of America's so much pleasing figures of the innovative conflict. Drawing on new assets and bringing a clean, prepared eye to the fabled production of "the first flag," Marla R. Miller completely reconstructs the lifestyles in the back of the legend. This authoritative paintings presents an in depth examine the well-known seamstress whereas laying off new mild at the lives of the artisan households who peopled the younger country and crafted its instruments, ships, and homes.
Betsy Ross occupies a sacred position within the American recognition, and Miller's successful narrative eventually does her justice. This background of the normal craftspeople of the progressive warfare and their most famed consultant stands out as the definitive quantity for years to come.
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