Originally published in 1942, The Unvanquished is the story of the Continental Army and George Washington in the desperate early months when the American Revolution faced defeat and disintegration. The book begins with the retreat across Manhattan's East River that saved the Continental Army after the Battle of Long Island. It ends with Washington's recrossing of the Delaware in the daring 1776 Christmas Eve raid on the Hessian camp at Trenton.Howard Fast. sounding the view-halloo, knowing that he would heal it somewhere, somehow, calling to each other: ... aThen tell me, could you lead a party down that valley to the left of here and scale the eastern side of the heights aand comeanbsp;...
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