Hugh F. Rankin
Describes events in North Carolina leading up to the Revolution, problems in the new state, and fighting that occurred within its borders. Separate chapters are devoted to the Battle of Moore’s Creek Bridge and the Battle of Guilford Courthouse. The cover pictures Elijah Clarke, a Revolutionary soldier who was born in North Carolina.
Paperbound. Pp. vii, 75. Illus. (7th printing, 2001) (t)