Author Archives: Mark Maloy

Introducing the Emerging Revolutionary War Podcast!

A new year and a new way to follow Emerging Revolutionary War! For 2022, we’re proud to unveil the Emerging Revolutionary War Podcast! We have taken the audio from our “Rev War Revelry” discussions (available on Facebook and YouTube) and … Continue reading

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“The Crossing” Movie Watch Party Tomorrow Night

Merry Christmas from all of us at Emerging Revolutionary War! One of our favorite Christmas movies to watch is the movie “The Crossing”. In this movie, Jeff Daniels portrays George Washington on the eve of the battle of Trenton. The … Continue reading

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George Washington’s Christmas Eve Homecoming

On December 23, 1783, George Washington, the victorious commander of the Continental Army, resigned his commission and gave up his power. The only historic precedent to this action was in the days of ancient Rome when the Roman hero Cincinnatus … Continue reading

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With George Washington at White Plains, 1776

Join ERW this Sunday evening, December 12 at 7 p.m. ET on our Facebook page to watch John Diaconis, President, Libby Del Greco, Secretary, and Lynn Briggs, Board Member of the Friends of Miller House/Washington’s HQ as they discuss George … Continue reading

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When Civil War Veterans Reenacted the Battles of Trenton and Princeton

Often around the Christmas holiday, history enthusiasts don reproduced uniforms of American, British, and Hessian soldiers and reenact the crossing of the Delaware River, the Battles of Trenton, and the Battle of Princeton. These historical reenactments are usually well attended … Continue reading

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Iron Works Hill Park Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

On our tour this year of the sites around Trenton and Princeton, we discussed the importance of actions that occurred around Mount Holly in New Jersey. Often overlooked, the Rev War Alliance of Burlington County has been working to redevelop … Continue reading

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Give the gift of Emerging Revolutionary War this year!

Searching for the perfect gift this year for the Revolutionary War enthusiast in your life? Looking to put something on your own list for Santa this year? Get one of the Emerging Revolutionary War books, or get them all! This … Continue reading

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Inaugural Emerging Revolutionary War Bus Tour a Success!

Over the past weekend, Emerging Revolutionary War historians led a bus tour of the battlefields of Trenton and Princeton.  Based on Mark Maloy’s book, Victory or Death, the tour took participants throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey following in the footsteps … Continue reading

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“Necessity, dire necessity, will, nay must, justify an attempt.” – Washington Plans an Attack on Trenton

In another installment of #TrentonTuesday we look at Washington’s plan of attack. George Washington, who had been mulling the prospect of an attack for weeks, saw an opportunity in the Hessian outpost at Trenton. Much of his information was coming … Continue reading

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“A brave, active, and sensible officer” James Monroe in the Revolution

Join ERW historians Mark Maloy and Rob Orrison as we welcome Scott Harris, Executive Director of the James Monroe Museum, to discuss James Monroe’s service in the American Revolution. Monroe had a well-known and distinguished political career, but it all … Continue reading

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