The History Network

A fortnightly military history podcast looking at all aspect of war throughout the ages.


episode 1: The Battle For New York - Part 1

The year 1776 began joyously for the American rebels. After the Battle of Bunker Hill and the subsequent siege of Boston, the rebel army, now formally organized into the Continental Army commanded by George Washington, successfully forced the British army under William Howe to withdraw from Boston and sail for Halifax, Nova Scotia. There Howe licked his wounds and awaited reinforcements. Dur: 33mins File: .mp3


 2020-03-08  32m