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BOSTON : PRINTED BY MANNING AND LORING, For E. LARKIN, No. 47, CORNHILL.
A short View of the Forces of the contending Parties.
- The Generals Washington and Rochambeau meet
at Weathersfield.--Attack on New York contem.
plated–The Design relinquished. Combined Ar-
mies march toward Virginia.-Count de Grasse
arrives in the Chesapeake. Sir Samuel Hood ar-
rives at New York-Sails to the Chesapeake.-
Naval Action.-Lord Cornwallis attempts a Re-
treat-Disappointed—Offers Terms of Capitulation.
-Terms of Surrender agreed on.-Lord Digby
and Sir Henry Clinton arrive too late.—Compar-
ative View of the British Commandes.-General
Exchange of Prisoners: 3 °",: ;
General Wayne sent to the Southward.—Embarrast-
ments of General Greene in that Quarter.-Recov-
ery of Georgia, and Evacuation of Savannah by the
British.-Death and Character of Colonel Laurens.
--Character of General Greene.-Consequent Ob-