Download e-book for kindle: American Revolution on Long Island, The (Military) by Dr. Joanne S. Grasso

By Dr. Joanne S. Grasso

ISBN-10: 1467118281

ISBN-13: 9781467118286

ISBN-10: 1531699510

ISBN-13: 9781531699512

the yankee Revolution sharply divided households and cities on new york. Washington�s defeat on the conflict of ny in August 1776 begun seven years of British career. Patriot sympathizers have been topic to loyalty oaths, robbery of estate and the quartering of infantrymen of their houses. those that crossed the British have been jailed on felony ships in Wallabout Bay in Brooklyn, the place an anticipated 11 thousand humans died of affliction and hunger. a few fought again with acts of sabotage and espionage. Washington�s famed Culper undercover agent ring in Oyster Bay, Setauket and different parts effectively tracked British pursuits. Dr. Joanne S. Grasso explores the tale of an island at war.

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