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By Thomas Fleming

big apple 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 miraculous march via New Jersey and trapped British normal Charles Cornwallis and his forces in Yorktown, Virginia, the place they unleashed a big artillery attack, with the help of the French army. yet victory used to be by no means convinced, and either side made a chain of daring assaults and counterattacks, with Washington the not likely winner.

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