Historians give American Revolution lesson with Battle of Trenton re-enactment

(01/02/05) TRENTON - Historians in Trenton wanted to start off the New Year by giving residents a history lesson about the United States. On Sunday, they showed how the battles of Trenton played a part in the birth of the country.

Historians performed a re-enactment of the second Battle of Trenton. They believe the victory, under George Washington, was pivotal in saving the American Revolution from collapse.

Many parents think watching a live history lesson provides a powerful education of the subject to their children.

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