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John Montresor: Mapping the American Revolution

How We Became America: The Untold Story

Eighteenth century military commanders did not have the benefits of technology to learn the position of their enemies in the field. They relied on the skill and hard work of cartographers: map makers like John Montresor. (Runtime 2:26)

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