Fort Mifflin's stubborn stand

Smart, James
December 1997
Military History;Dec97, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p34
Evaluates the critical factor in George Washington's Continental Army's survival with the stubborn resistance offered by the American defenders of Fort Mifflin during a 40-day siege. Location of Fort Mifflin; Philadelphia as the rebel capital; How the British prepared to attack the Fort Mifflin; Accounts of the battle between the American defenders of Fort Mifflin and the British army.


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