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Benedict Arnold, hero and traitor.

Lauran Paine

Benedict Arnold, hero and traitor.

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Published by R. Hale in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arnold, Benedict, 1741-1801

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE278.A7 P3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination189 p.
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6006064M
    LC Control Number66055100
    OCLC/WorldCa6875829

    STILLWATER, N.Y. - They've given him the boot, but some wonder whether Benedict Arnold, Revolutionary War hero and American traitor, deserves more on the bicentennial anniversary of . Benedict Arnold: Traitor or Hero Essay Words | 5 Pages. Benedict Arnold: traitor or hero The average kid grows up learning that Benedict Arnold is known as the one of the greatest leaders of all times. He was a well-respected general but yet congress would not acknowledge him for his heroism.   According to Palmer, Arnold was a "thoroughgoing narcissist, ego-centered in the extreme." The difference between Arnold the hero and Arnold the traitor was coincidental. "When right for him happened to correspond with what was right for causes outside of self," Palmer writes, "he was a hero.


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