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Revolutionary War Battle Box
A perfect gift for children interested in the American Revolution! This boxed set contains a full-color, sixty-four-page book that focuses on the key battles of the Revolutionary War, strategic maps, reproductions of the Declaration of Independence and George Washington's commission as commander-in-chief, copies of the stamps from the Stamp Act, and exact replicas of the earliest currency used by colonies - thirteen pieces of memorabilia in all.
While a major battle never occurred here in Newport, the town was heavily occupied by the British and hosted even more French troops. General Rochambeau was even stationed here for a portion of the war where he met with General George Washington.
Suggested ages 10-14.