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TweetDeck : On this day in 1781, American and French troops under the command of George Washington surround the British at Yorktown. The redcoats will hold out for 21 days before surrendering, after which the Crown will open negotiations to finally end the War of Independence.

Twitter Web App : We're thrilled to welcome Marcus Cribb to the pages of MHN. He's worth following.… : The Best of Wellington – Five of the Iron Duke’s Victories That Surpass Waterloo…

TweetDeck : On this day in 1777, Lancaster, Pennsylvania becomes Americas capital for a single day after the seat of government in Philadelphia falls to British redcoats. Congress soon relocates to York, PA.

Twitter Web App : The Ferguson Rifle – The British Weapon That Might Have Changed the Outcome of the American Revolution…

Twitter Web App : “These Aren’t Men, They’re Demons!” — The French Foreign Legion’s Desperate Defence of Camarón…

TweetDeck : On this day in 1066, Englands King Harold II slaughters 6,000 Vikings (along with his own outlaw brother) at the Battle of Stamford Bridge. Days later hell quick march his army 250 miles south to intercept William of Normandy near Hastings.

(Spoiler: It doesnt go well.)

Android : On this day in 1957, President Dwight D. Eisenhower deploys troops from the U.S. Armys 101st Airborne Division to Arkansas to enforce the desegregation of Little Rock Central High School.