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By Thomas Fleming

ISBN-10: 1541170105

ISBN-13: 9781541170100

manhattan instances bestselling historian Thomas Fleming creates a dramatic, relocating depiction of the Siege of Yorktown - the times in October 1781 that ended the yankee Revolution and adjusted the world.

Along with French basic Jean-Baptiste Rochambeau, George Washington made an remarkable march via New Jersey and trapped British basic Charles Cornwallis and his forces in Yorktown, Virginia, the place they unleashed an important artillery attack, with the help of the French military. yet victory was once by no means yes, and each side made a chain of daring assaults and counterattacks, with Washington the not likely winner.

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By Thomas Fleming

ISBN-10: 1541170105

ISBN-13: 9781541170100

manhattan instances bestselling historian Thomas Fleming creates a dramatic, relocating depiction of the Siege of Yorktown - the times in October 1781 that ended the yankee Revolution and adjusted the world.

Along with French basic Jean-Baptiste Rochambeau, George Washington made an remarkable march via New Jersey and trapped British basic Charles Cornwallis and his forces in Yorktown, Virginia, the place they unleashed an important artillery attack, with the help of the French military. yet victory was once by no means yes, and each side made a chain of daring assaults and counterattacks, with Washington the not likely winner.

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