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Decoding British ciphers used in the South, 1780-81

During the southern campaigns the British used two sorts of cipher, every sort being markedly totally different from the different. The First Sort of...

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To the End of the World: Cornwallis Pursues Morgan to the Catawba

As Daniel Morgan collected his prisoners on the morning of January 17, 1781, he knew Charles, Lord Cornwallis, could not be far behind. “The Troops I have had...