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  • Paperback
  • 586
  • Rabble in Arms
  • Kenneth Roberts
  • English
  • 20 March 2018
  • 9780892723867

10 thoughts on “Rabble in Arms

  1. The Colonial The Colonial says:

    Rabble in Arms MOBI ó Rabble in MOBI :✓ rabble mobile, arms pdf, Rabble in download, Rabble in ArmsRabble in Arms eBookAll too often, sequels are pushed out in a wretched manner of furthering both the author and publisher’s ego in an effort to add to their pockets and prestige—regardless of the story’s relatedness to the original arc and its content. Rabble in Arms is the direct opposite to this approach, as it perfectly exceeds the original in its depth and appeal, learning from a few minor flaws by replacing awkward and forced romantic drama with an abundance of historically accurate characters and battles.

    The book begins in England, following the conversation of the main character Peter Merrill and his brother Nathaniel, as they try to find a seaward passage to their hometown of Arundel. Roberts appropriately has them meet and become a party to the original characters of the first novel (both good and evil alike) including Cap Huff, Steven Nason, Benedict Arnold, and several new characters that are brilliantly developed. These engaging personalities help to provid


  2. Chris Gager Chris Gager says:

    Rabble in Arms MOBI ó Rabble in MOBI :✓ rabble mobile, arms pdf, Rabble in download, Rabble in ArmsRabble in Arms eBookI read the previous installment, Arundel, within the last year and have been meaning to pick up where that one left off. This one has some of the same characters, including Benedict Arnold, evidently one of the most misunderstood figures in American history. Should be fun! My edition is a hardbound standard book(i.e. not a Kindle) from 1947. Decent condition. Illustrations/portraits by Esta Cosgrave in the style of various Colonial portraitist


  3. Ross Ross says:

    Rabble in Arms MOBI ó Rabble in MOBI :✓ rabble mobile, arms pdf, Rabble in download, Rabble in ArmsRabble in Arms eBookI have read and re-read this amazing title, along with it's prequel Arudel several times. Written 6 decades ago, it still is vibrant and alive, the characters are full of life, and become favorites. The bluff good hearted Cap Huff, old Doc Means and the rest of the cast are the types of literary heroes, ordinary men doing extraordinary things that inspire. I was particularly drawn to the story of Benedict Arnold, the


  4. Helena Helena says:

    Rabble in Arms MOBI ó Rabble in MOBI :✓ rabble mobile, arms pdf, Rabble in download, Rabble in ArmsRabble in Arms eBookSo this book did get better in the end, especially once there was actual battle, considering the book was supposed to be about the Revolutionary war. It was really interesting though to learn more about the true story of Benedict Arnold, when all we really remember him as is as a traitor. I think I would have enjoyed this more if I didn't have to read it as a summer reading assignment.


  5. Dannica Zulestin Dannica Zulestin says:

    Rabble in Arms MOBI ó Rabble in MOBI :✓ rabble mobile, arms pdf, Rabble in download, Rabble in ArmsRabble in Arms eBookIt's pretty good! I was disappointed that more characters didn't pass over from Arundel (especially the Abenaki characters for the most part) but it was still a very plotty and very historical novel, and there were a few fun new faces.


  6. Irene Irene says:

    Rabble in Arms MOBI ó Rabble in MOBI :✓ rabble mobile, arms pdf, Rabble in download, Rabble in ArmsRabble in Arms eBookWe never should have won this war! Congress was practically useless! And Benedict Arnold was quite a general. It is amazing how a few people can change the course of history. Hopefully, we will continue to have these heroes.


  7. Moby Richard Moby Richard says:

    Rabble in Arms MOBI ó Rabble in MOBI :✓ rabble mobile, arms pdf, Rabble in download, Rabble in ArmsRabble in Arms eBookShould be required reading in every American history class.


  8. Julie Davis Julie Davis says:

    Rabble in Arms MOBI ó Rabble in MOBI :✓ rabble mobile, arms pdf, Rabble in download, Rabble in ArmsRabble in Arms eBookOk, Book Bingo: A Book Based on a True Story. You can read all about why I chose this book at the link.

    Based on a quote at the beginning, a thank you to Booth Tarkington (!), and just flipping through the book itself, it looks as if this has a focus on Benedict Arnold which is a surprise. If so, this would have been quite a revolutionary attitude (couldn't help it, had to do it) at the time this book was written, some


  9. Lynn Pribus Lynn Pribus says:

    Rabble in Arms MOBI ó Rabble in MOBI :✓ rabble mobile, arms pdf, Rabble in download, Rabble in ArmsRabble in Arms eBookWhile I'm not much for historical novels, this is such a classic that I read it for a bimonthly piece I do for a military magazine. Although I grew up in NY state where history is much more about the Revolution than the Civil War, I didn't realize just how important Lake Champlain was to the Revolutionary War in the north. The rabble of the title comes from a sneering comment by the British General Burgoyne about the Colonists army which was half-fed, half-armed and half-dressed since Con


  10. Jeff Jeff says:

    Rabble in Arms MOBI ó Rabble in MOBI :✓ rabble mobile, arms pdf, Rabble in download, Rabble in ArmsRabble in Arms eBookI have a long history with this book. In eighth grade we read both this and Oliver Wiswell In U S History. Even then, showing a side of the Revolutionary War that deviated from the stereotypical heroes versus villains tale, it was different enough to penetrate our brains as something of value.

    Now reading this book forty years later I am surpris


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Rabble in ArmsRabble in Arms MOBI ó Rabble in MOBI :✓ rabble mobile, arms pdf, Rabble in download, Rabble in ArmsRabble in Arms eBookThe second of Roberts's epic novels of the American Revolution, Rabble in Arms was hailed by one critic as the greatest historical novel written about America upon its publication in Love, treachery, ambition, and idealism motivate an unforgettable cast of characters in a magnificent novel renowned not only for the beauty and horror of its story but also for its historical accuracy.


About the Author: Kenneth Roberts

Rabble in Arms MOBI ó Rabble in MOBI :✓ rabble mobile, arms pdf, Rabble in download, Rabble in ArmsRabble in Arms eBookKenneth Lewis Roberts was an American author of historical novels Roberts worked first as a journalist, becoming nationally known for his work with the Saturday Evening Post from to , and then as a popular novelist Born in Kennebunk, Maine, Roberts specialized in Regionalist historical fiction He often wrote about his native state and its terrain, also depicting other upper New England.