The Journal of the American Revolution, Annual Volume 2017, presents the journal s best historical research and writing over the past calendar year. The volume is designed for institutions, scholars, and enthusiasts to provide a convenient overview of the latest research and scholarship in American Revolution studies. The forty-six articles in the 2017 edition include: Why the British Lost the Battle of Sullivan s Island - C. L. Bragg The Tiger Aids the Eaglet: How India Secured America s Independence - Richard Sambasivam How Yorktown Almost Couldn t Afford to Happen - John Smith Was Richard Stockton a Hero? - Christian M. McBurney The Southern Expedition of 1776: The American Revolution s Best Kept Secret - Roger Smith Religious Liberty and Its Virginia Roots - Alex Colvin Mount Vernon During the American Revolution - Mary V. Thompson Why God Is in the Declaration but not the Constitution - Anthony J. Minna Colonel Tench Tilghman: George Washington s Eyes and Ears - Jeff Dacus The Stockbridge-Mohican Community, 1775 1783 - Bryan Rindfleisch Two Years Aboard the Welcome: The American Revolution on Lake Huron - Tyler Rudd Putman
TODD ANDRLIK is a professional writer whose work has been featured by media and historical organizations throughout the country. He is author of Reporting the Revolutionary War, named the 2012 Book of the Year by the New York American Revolution Round Table. DON N. HAGIST is a noted expert on the British army in the American Revolution. He is the author of numerous books and articles, including British Soldiers, American War: Voices of the American Revolution and The Revolution s Last Men: The Stories Behind the Photographs.