The Culper Ring: The Revolutionary Spies Who Helped Win the War

    George Washington relied on the secretive spy ring to win the American Revolution.

    by Robert Walsh

    10 Revealing Revolutionary War Books 

    These riveting reads offer fresh insight into America's fight for independence.

    by Matthew Thompson

    That Time the Royal Navy Burned an American City to the Ground

    The fiery attack nearly burned the town to the ground—and stoked the flames of American rebellion.

    by Logan Nye, We Are the Mighty

    James Wilkinson: The Man Who Double-Crossed the Founders of America

    The notorious statesman's ability to get out of tight pinches while benefitting himself is beyond compare.

    by Robert Walsh

    The Earliest-Born American to Be Photographed Is Also a Veteran

    In 1852, at age 103, Revolutionary War veteran Conrad Heyer sat down to have his picture taken. 

    by Blake Stilwell, We Are the Mighty

    The Midnight Ride of Sybil Ludington

    The sixteen-year-old raced through the night to warn fellow colonists of approaching British forces.

    by Audrey Webster

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