• Yorktown Battlefield

    Yorktown Battlefield

    Part of Colonial National Historical Park Virginia

Commanders

Billias, George Athan. George Washington's Generals and Opponents: Their Exploits and Leadership. New York: De Capo Press, 1994.

Freeman, Douglas Southall. George Washington. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1949.

Whitridge, Arnold. Rochambeau. New York: Collier Books, 1965.

Wickwire, Franklin and Mary. Cornwallis: The American Adventure. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1970.

Wickwire, Franklin and Mary. Cornwallis: The Imperial Years. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1980.

Did You Know?

Yorktown Onion

The Yorktown Onion, commonly known as a wild leek, is a native of Southern Europe and West Asia. In America, in the 1950's, it was only found in York County, Virginia. Today it has spread into North Carolina and Western Virginia.