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The Female Paul Revere

A few weeks ago, I posted an article on Paul Revere, which stimulated a considerable amount of conversation about him on various Facebook pages, among other places. 694 more words


Donald Trump’s Big Red Book of History

NEW YORK, NY (Aug. 25, 2016)–Less than 80 days before the 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump has announced the publication of a new book, The Trump Big Red Book of History… 798 more words

NYC Celebrates 240th Anniversary Of Revolutionary War's 'Battle Of Brooklyn'

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Events are being held this week to commemorate the 240th anniversary of the Revolutionary War’s Battle of Brooklyn.

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Review: Valiant Ambition by Nathaniel Philbrick

4 Stars

The full title of this book is Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold and the Fate of the American Revolution.  This book focuses on the middle years of the American Revolution and the relationship that George Washington had with the now infamous Benedict Arnold.  464 more words


"Stony Point" - The Saddle Horse String Band

It seems appropriate that my inaugural post be a tune called “Stony Point,” as the town of Stony Point contains a Revolutionary War battle site near Haverstraw Bay, the name of the blog. 142 more words

Anthony Wayne

Old school guns and cannon

A few photos of some reenactors of revolutionary and civil war battles, from North Carolina.


Hamilton & The Kingdom: Fighting For What We Believe In

Part Two of Five

In the story of Hamilton, war is a central theme. The Free and Independent States were fending off the taxation and imperial tyranny of the British, and Alexander himself was up against several political opponents. 945 more words