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Cannons: The Patriots' Not So Secret Weapon

How We Became America: The Untold Story

In the Revolutionary War, no side could dominate the battlefield without expert use of cannons. While the Continentals began the conflict with only a few outdated relics, by the time of the Siege of Yorktown, they had built a formidable and professional artillery corps. (Runtime 2:32)

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