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Cabal!: The Plot Against General Washington by Mark Edward Lender Canceled

When: Thu., May 7, 12-1 p.m. 2020
Phone: 8043401800
Email: elucier@virginiahistory.org
Price: $10.
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In the spring of 1778, General George Washington wrote to his friend Landon Carter about a rumored “disposition in the Northern Officers to see me superceded in my Command.” Most early historians of the Revolution took the threat to Washington seriously, but by the mid-twentieth century interpretations had reversed, with the plot—if one existed—posing no real danger to the commander-in-chief. Yet, as historian Mark Edward Lender reveals in his compelling Cabal! The Plot Against General Washington, clues found in original new research provide a more comprehensive understanding of the personalities and political maneuverings of those involved in the Cabal, and

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