Battle of Long Island (18 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Context

On 27 August, General George Washington was defeated at the Battle of Long Island. The Americans evacuated New York.

Citation:
Richert, Lucas Paul. "Battle of Long Island". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=5916, accessed 06 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. American War of Independence