The Forgotten Battle Which Won The American Revolution
And when General Cornwallis began ravaging Virginia, and Admiral Rodney assembled a fleet of battleships in the Caribbean, ready to invade the Chesapeake, it seemed obvious that the revolution was doomed. New York ... the importance of the naval battle ...
What’s the Big Deal?: The Battle of Algiers (1966)
But the film’s messages apply not just to the Algerian War but to war in general, and especially to conflicts between the occupied and their occupiers. What is it about The Battle of Algiers that ... film opened the 1967 New York Film Festival, New ...
Libyan Strongman Battles Militias for Control
BENGHAZI, Libya — The road to the general’s base is filled with soldiers who salute, wear matching uniforms and drive glinting new ... war on each other,” Anas Toweir, a radiologist from Benghazi, said of General Hifter and the local militias.
The New Yorker: Battle Of The Strategy Titans
This week, The New Yorker ... York Times might eventually survive the collapse of its ad revenue stream, with a new modus operandi, doesn’t change the fact that massive disruption has already happened, any more than the continuing existence of General ...
Battle of Trenton: a turning point in the Revolutionary War
What became known as the Battle of Trenton very possibly marked the turning point of the Revolutionary War. Prior to the battle, Washington's troops had suffered a series of defeats in New York and New ... American victory. The importance of intelligence ...