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Flatboats: Small Boats, Revolutionary Impact

How We Became America: The Untold Story

The Royal Navy outgunned the Continentals during the Revolutionary War. But on the waterways of the Thirteen Colonies, the most important craft was not the warship – it was the humble flat-bottomed boat. (Runtime 2:27)

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