Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog. Note: Electronic data is machine generated. May be incomplete or contain other coding.
Preface xi Introduction 1 CHAPTER ONE. His Boyhood 13 CHAPTER TWO. His Adventures as a Highwayman 41 CHAPTER THREE. His Adventures in Colonial America 63 CHAPTER FOUR. His Return to England 85 CHAPTER FIVE. His Meeting with the American Envoy to France 105 CHAPTER SIX. His Attempt to Burn Down the Town and Dockyard of Portsmouth 117 CHAPTER SEVEN. His Meeting with a British Spy 129 CHAPTER EIGHT. His Many Attempts to Burn Down the Ciy of Bristol 145 CHAPTER NINE. His Capture and Subsequent Imprisonment 169 CHAPTER TEN. His Trial in Winchester 187 CHAPTER ELEVEN. His Last Day 207 CHAPTER TWELVE. His Fate and That of Many Others 227 Epilogue 247 Notes 251 Index 293Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Aitken, James, 1752-1777, United States History Revolution, 1775-1783 Biography, United States History Revolution, 1775-1783 Underground movements, Terrorists United States Biography, Terrorists England Biography, Arson Political aspects England History 18th century, Scots England Biography, Scots United States Biography