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Germaine states his reasons why the British will win the Revolutionary War...
Item # 620560
May 17, 1777
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, May 17, 1777
* Germaine states his reasons why the British will win
* revolutionary War from the enemy
The back page has a full column concerning the situation in America, with text including: "Lord George Germaine delivered himself in a very manly, sensible, clear & candid manner respecting the present situation of the American war...that there was a great prospect that the ensuring campaign there would be successful...because our army under Gen. Howe was at present stronger than it was last year & would be soon further augmented...because the rebel army was considerably diminished; for by the latest advices from America he had been informed that deserters in great numbers with their arms were then coming in to our army every day...because he found that the Mass. people did not now act with General Washington...because the colonists every where...wished of all things to be brought again under the government & protection of their mother country..." and so much more, all seen in the photos.
Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 inches. There is some lite rubbing on the front page with no loss of text, otherwise in great condition.