• 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?

Aerial view of Yorktown Country Club

Prior to inclusion in the National Park system, Yorktown Battlefield was part of the Yorktown Country Club. The battlefield was part of its 18-hole Riverview Golf Course. Intent upon preserving the battlefield, the owner of the golf course designed it around existing earthworks.