Soldiers and Siegecraft
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Peterson, Harold. Round Shot and Rammers. New York: Bonanza Books, 1969.
Vauban, Sebastian Le Prestre. A Manual of Siegecraft and Fortifications. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 1968.
Walker, Paul. Engineers of Independence: A Documentary History of the Army Engineers in the American Revolution, 1775-1783. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1981.
Did You Know?
During the Civil War, 632 Union dead were buried in the heart of the 1781 battlefield. In 1866 this cemetery became a national cemetery. Within a 50 mile radius, the remains of over 1500 Union soldiers were disinterred from their war burials and honorably placed in the Yorktown National Cemetery.