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Valley Forge: 24 December 1777.

F. van Wyck Mason

Valley Forge: 24 December 1777.

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Fiction.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.M3855 Val, PS3525.A7943 Val
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p.
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6071481M
    LC Control Number50010614
    OCLC/WorldCa1425142


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The darkest moment of the patriots' cause comes and General Washington is ready to tender his resignation to the Continental Congress. His soldiers' faith in the face of all adversity and a young corporal's bravely lying Christmas letter to his mother restore the General's confidence and will to fight on.

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3 of Valley Forge Report, ed. Wayne K. Bodle and Jacqueline Thibaut (Valley Forge, Pa.: Valley Forge National Historical Park, —82), p. On Februa former Prussian captain, Baron Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben, referred to by Buchanan as “the leading expert on the military arts,” arrived at Valley Forge.

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The comic book’s debut was scheduled to coincide with Wednesday's evening March In event at the park, which commemorates Decem when General Washington led the Continental Army into. Fleming transports us to December While the British army lives in luxury in conquered Philadelphia, Washington's troops huddle in the barracks of Valley Forge, fending off starvation and disease even as threats of mutiny swirl through the regiments/5(6).

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