Washington crosses the Delaware (23 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Context

On 25-26 December, George Washington led his army across the Delaware River in Pennsylvania and defeated the Hessian enemy at Trenton New Jersey.

Citation:
Richert, Lucas Paul. "Washington crosses the Delaware". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 January 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=5918, accessed 09 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. American War of Independence