Saturday Morning History Chat with author, Robert M. Dunkerly.
Co-hosted by the Historical Society of Plainfield / Drake House Museum and Plainfield Public Library
In Unhappy Catastrophes: The American Revolution in Central New Jersey, author Robert M. Dunkerly follows the course of the war through its various phases, and details lesser-known battles, military campsites, raids, espionage, and more. This part of New Jersey saw more action during the Revolution than anywhere else in the young nation. It has been called the Cockpit of the Revolution. To truly understand the war, look at central New Jersey.