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'Crossing' superbly takes readers back to 1776

By Michael Kenney
Globe Correspondent / February 16, 2004

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They were, wrote Thomas Paine, "the times that try men's souls." It was November 1776, and Paine, the English radical pamphleteer who had joined the American forces that summer, was with the Army as it regrouped after the loss of New York and defeat in four major battles. (Full Article: 811 Words)

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