qNestled on the banks of the Cape Fear River, Wilmington, North Carolina, remains famous as a blockade-running port during the Civil War, and was equally vital during the Revolution. Based on more than 100 eyewitness accounts and other primary sources, this volume chronicles the fascinating story of Wilmington and Lower Cape Fear during the Revolutionq--Provided by publisher.They then threw his body overboard into the Cape Fear River.76 While the British occupied Wilmington, the American militia ... His wife Lucy was allowed to a approach the Court House in which he was confined and to peep at him through the side ... case the resentment of the revolutionaries would be exercised with more cruelty; that although the men might escape, ... Lee apparently knew from the start what was happening, and hoped to guide the Loyalists to the American army andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Redcoats on the Cape Fear|
|Author||:||Robert M. Dunkerly|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2012-05-31|