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American Revolution: Battles

Excellent information and maps for the major battles of the American Revolution.

Brandywine Creek
While a tactical success for the British, General Howe failed to finish off the rebelling colonial army.

Charleston Harbor
The Americans successfully defended Charleston Harbor against superior numbers.

An American defeat, this battle however served to increase colonial army morale.

Guilford Courthouse
A major loss for the British presaging the final defeat at Yorktown.

Lake Champlain
While the colonists were defeated, the British failed to take advantage of the situation and were stuck in Canada through the winter of 1776.

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