ARP277 Battle of Cowpens

American Revolution Podcast

British Colonel Banastre Tarleton Chases down General Morgan’s force of Continentals and Militia.  Tarleton traps the Americans who cannot cross the river at Cowpens, South Carolina.  The armies clash in a short but decisive battle.

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Book Recommendation of the Week: A Devil of a Whipping: The Battle of Cowpens, by Lawrence Babits. (borrow on 

Online Recommendation of the Week: Cowpens Pamphlet by Thomas Fleming (NPS):

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