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Bunker Hill, Battle of (17 June 1775)

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright

in A Dictionary of World History

Third edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199685691
Published online July 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191765728
Bunker Hill, Battle of (17 June 1775)

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A battle in the American War of *Independence ending in a British victory. Thomas *Gage, the British commander besieged in Boston, sent ...

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