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Yankee Doodle and the Redcoats

soldiering in the Revolutionary War

by Susan Provost Beller

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Published by Twenty-First Century Books in Brookfield, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Continental Army -- Military life -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Great Britain. Army -- Military life -- History -- 18th century -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States. Continental Army -- Military life.,
    • Great Britain. Army -- Military life -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Soldiers -- United States -- Social conditions -- 18th century -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Soldiers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Soldiers.,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Personal narratives -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Social aspects -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Personal narratives.,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Social aspects.

    • About the Edition

      Using excerpts from diaries, letters, newspaper articles, and other primary sources, tells of the everyday lives of the soldiers who fought the Revolutionary War, for both the British and for the colonies.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 92) and index.

      StatementSusan Provost Beller ; with illustrations by Larry Day.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Personal narratives, Personal narratives., Social aspects.
      ContributionsDay, Larry, 1956- ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE259 .B45 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination96 p. :
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3551779M
      ISBN 10076132612X
      LC Control Number2002001057
      OCLC/WorldCa48951500

      Dr. Richard Shuckburgh, a British army physician, is generally credited with penning the “Yankee Doodle” lyrics to mock the ragtag New England militia serving alongside the Redcoats. As the story goes, Shuckburgh wrote “Yankee Doodle” while at Fort Crailo in [what is now] Rensselaer [in Rensselaer County, NY], after witnessing the. The words of the song mocked the New England “Yankee” militiamen (footsoldiers), calling them “doodles,” which was another word for “fools.” Later, when the Yankees were winning battles, they sang the song back to the British soldiers as an act of defiance, with new, patriotic words set to the “Yankee Doodle” melody.

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        The American rebels though embraced the song and created other versions of it to return the insult to the British redcoats. With the Americans eventually winning the war, Yankee Doodle became their favorite anthem. Instead of being received as an insult, the “Yankee Doodle” label brought pride to the Americans.   With “Yankee Doodle,” the Redcoats were delivering the most puerile, schoolyard insult in the schoolyard insult book. They were suggesting that American soldiers were gay. They were suggesting that American soldiers were gay.


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Yankee Doodle and the Redcoats: soldiering in the Revolutionary War. [Susan Provost Beller] -- "Primary source material, such as letters and diaries, brings the lives of both the Patriot and Loyalist soldiers into focus in this well-documented, well-researched overview of.

Yankee Doodle and the Redcoats: soldiering in the Revolutionary War. [Susan Provost Beller; Larry Day] -- Using excerpts from diaries, letters, newspaper articles, and other primary sources, tells of the everyday lives of the soldiers who fought the Revolutionary War, for both the British and for the.

Yankee Doodle and the Redcoats Soldiering in the Revolutionary War (Unknown): Beller, Susan Provost: Using excerpts from diaries, letters, newspaper articles, and other primary sources, tells of the everyday lives of the soldiers who fought the Revolutionary War, for both the British and for the colonies.

Table of Contents for Yankee Doodle and the Redcoats: soldiering in the Revolutionary War / by Susan Provost Beller, available from the Library of Congress.

Yankee Doodle keep it up, Yankee Doodle Dandy, Mind the music and the step, And with the girls be handy. And there was Captain Washington, Upon a slapping stallion, A giving orders to his men; I guess there was a million.

Yankee Doodle, c. And then the feathers on his hat, They looked so 'tarnal finey, I wanted peskily to get, To give to my Jemima. The British military wore bright red coats as part of their uniform. Because of this, many people in the colonies referred to the British soldiers as “redcoats.” Yankee Doodle ‹ Yankee Doodle Registered Office: 80 Strand, London, WC2R 0RL.

'Dorling Kindersley', 'DK', 'Eyewitness' and the open book logo are trade marks of Dorling. "Yankee Doodle" is a well-known American song, the early versions of which date to before the Seven Years' War and the American Revolution. It is often sung patriotically in the United States today and is the state anthem of Connecticut.

Its Roud Folk Song Index number is The melody is thought to be much older than both the lyrics and the subject, going back to folk songs of Medieval Europe.

This book is a great way to introduce history to a child. Mostly everyone has heard the little song called Yankee Doodle. This book is about the people of the colonies got together to fight against the British government and fight for their freedom.

This story also explains who were called Yankee Doodle /5. This book uses diaries, letters and newspaper articles to tell about the lives of both Patriots and Loyalists during the Revolutionary War. Ages From the critics. This book is a short story for younger children to read about the revolutionary war.

It talks about the lead up from the start to the beginning of the war towards the end. This book also has a sing along for children while reading this book. The illustrations in this book /5.

Yankee Doodle and The Redcoats The insult that backfired. By: Olivia Kindred Meaning of words British Soldiers/Redcoats Why was it written "Yankee"= English "Doodle"= dumb person "Macaroni"= fancy, overdressed "stuck a feather in his hat and called it macaroni" Also.

With “Yankee Doodle,” the Redcoats were delivering the most puerile, schoolyard insult in the schoolyard insult book. They were suggesting that American soldiers were gay. Gay and bumbling. The popular creator of more than 90 book for children--including the beloved Pinkerton books--offers readers a boisterous and festive adventure, illustrating what one colonial boy may have witnessed on the day Captain George Washington took control of the rebel troops during the American Revolution.

Howie's Book Cellar Kids Storytime & Sound Bo views Carmen Twillie, Lebo M. - Circle Of Life (Official Video from "The Lion King") - Duration: Despite much research and various educated hypotheses on the country of origin, the Yankee Doodle tune remains a mystery.

By some accounts, it is thought to be a derivation of the Old English nursery rhyme Lucythe actual Yankee Doodle tune is a catchy piece of music, and about verses have been written throughout history. InBritish Army surgeon Richard Schuckburg.

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The warning was out before the redcoats marched for Lexington and Concord so the informant was not a low ranking soldier or officer. Gage himself was called into question because he admitted telling just one person of his plans before informing his.With “Yankee Doodle,” the Redcoats were delivering the most puerile, schoolyard insult in the schoolyard insult book.

They were suggesting that American soldiers were .