Liberty's Kids: Siege of Yorktown
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American History → The American Revolution → Surrender of Cornwallis
American History → The American Revolution → Siege of Yorktown
The American Continental Army begins a siege against the British in Yorktown, Virginia. General Cornwallis finally surrenders after many days of resistance when the Continental Army closes in on them.
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How did the siege affect the British?
Who helped the Continental Army at Yorktown?
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