Learn the inspiring story from the American Revolutionary War of a little-known hero, Boston bookseller Henry Knox, who helped lead to the victory for Washington's army.
Learn the inspiring story from the American Revolutionary War of a little-known hero, Boston bookseller Henry Knox, who commandeered a journey to supply George Washington for his attack of British troops occupying Boston. While Washington’s army was withering away from typhoid fever, typhus, and dysentery, with little hope of dislodging British General Howe and his 20,000 British troops in Boston- Henry Knox arrived with his supply convoy of heavy armaments that led to a tremendous victory for the cause of independence.
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