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"Swords in Their Hands: George Washington and the Newburgh Conspiracy is a meticulously researched study of a little-known but important event in American history. ... Details of how Congress and Washington struggled to fund the war and to prod the new republic into honoring promises made to its army form the bulk of Swords in Their Hands. Richards has done a fine job of marshaling and presenting the myriad of facts of the case. ... This nonfiction book will be essential reading for professional and amateur historians and academics ... The story pulls you along." ~ Times-News (Hendersonville, North Carolina)