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The situation in America... Rev. War...

Item # 587735

March 28, 1780

THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, March 28, 1780  Inside has "Letter III" to Lord Viscount Howe which concerns the situation in America including: "...to renounce their allegiance & go over to the rebels...confirmed the report which the Congress then gave out, that the royal army was going to leave America...noting less could be expected than a general rising; by which the royal army must have been cut off in their retreat through the Jerseys...had suffered the rebels to possess & fortify themselves in Red Bank, they very prudently cut the dykes of the Delaware & overflowed the country all round them...the General & his army were indulging themselves in their pleasures at Philadelphia & only sent out a few foraging parties..." with much more (see for portions).
Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 inches, very nice condition.

Category: British

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