The Early Modern Commons

Journal of the American Revolution

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This Week on Dispatches: Michael Barbieri and the Case for the Champlain Corridor

15 February 2019

Thank you to all of those who listened to the inaugural episode of our podcast, Dispatches. On this week’s show, host Brady Crytzer interviews... The post This Week on Dispatches:...

Caught Between the Lines: Eastchester, New York, During the American Revolution

14 February 2019

When one thinks of the American Revolution, the places that most quickly come to mind are Lexington, Concord, Bunker Hill, Valley Forge, Yorktown. Yet... The post Caught Between the...

Contributor Question: What Scene Do You Wish Had been Depicted Accurately by an Artist?

13 February 2019

We asked our contributors what seemed like a simple question: What scene from the American Revolution or the Founding Era (1765–1805, approximately) do you... The post Contributor...

The “Hynson Business”—The Story of a Double Agent

12 February 2019

Wars have a way of creating strange alliances, and the American Revolution was no exception. I encountered one such unusual relationship while researching my... The post The “Hynson...