In this informed and thoughtful account, Jim Murphy goes in search of the real man behind the Ã¢ÂÂtraitorÃ¢ÂÂ label, rumors, and folktales that became part of the Benedict Arnold legend. Drawing on ArnoldÃ¢ÂÂs few surviving writings and on the letters, memoirs, and political documents of his contemporaries, Murphy builds a fascinating portrait of a brilliant man, consistently undervalued by his peers, who made a choice that continues to reverberate through American history. Dramatic accounts of crucial battles and political maneuvers round out this lively biography of a patriot who could have been a hero.
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