Wednesday, December 26, 2012

The Battle of Trenton

I've forgotten how I got going on this, but I was reading all about George Washington's military leadership on Wikipedia the other day, and since it's the anniversary of the battle, it's especially worth your time.

The secret attack started with the crossing of the Delaware River, captured for the ages in the famous painting from Emanuel Leutze's, "Washington Crossing the Delaware."

Washington Crossing the Delaware