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A Winter Worse Than Valley Forge

Constant Wonder
  • Oct 19, 2021 7:00 pm
  • 35:01
Valley Forge may be enshrined in American history, but it wasn't the worst winter of the Revolutionary War. In Morristown, 1779-80, temperatures hit a record low, desertions and starvations skyrocketed, and the British orchestrated a nefarious plot to kidnap George Washington. Guest: William Hazelgrove, author of "Morristown: The Darkest Winter of the Revolutionary War and the Plot to Kidnap George Washington"