British Campaigns

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Boston Campaign
Battle End Date Sort descending Commander for British | Americans
Battle of Bunker Hill 17-Jun-1775 William Howe | Israel Putnam
Fortification of Dorchester Heights 04-Mar-1776 William Howe | George Washington
New York and New Jersey Campaign
Battle End Date Sort descending Commander for British | Americans
Battle of Long Island 27-Aug-1776 William Howe | George Washington
Battle of Harlem Heights 16-Sep-1776 Alexander Leslie | George Washington
Battle of White Plains 28-Oct-1776 William Howe | George Washington
Battle of Fort Washington 16-Nov-1776 William Howe | George Washington
Battle of Trenton 26-Dec-1776 Johann Rall | George Washington
Battle of Princeton 03-Jan-1777 Charles Mawhood | George Washington
Saratoga Campaign
Battle End Date Sort descending Commander for British | Americans
Siege of Fort Ticonderoga 06-Jul-1777 William Delaplace | Ethan Allen
Battle of Oriskany 06-Aug-1777 John Johnson | Nicholas Herkimer
Battle of Bennington 16-Aug-1777 Friedrich Baum | John Stark
Battle of Fort Montgomery and Fort Clinton 06-Oct-1777 Henry Clinton | George Clinton, James Clinton
Battles of Saratoga 07-Oct-1777 John Burgoyne | Horatio Gates
Philadelphia Campaign
Battle End Date Sort descending Commander for British | Americans
Battle of Brandywine 11-Sep-1777 William Howe | George Washington
Battle of Germantown 04-Oct-1777 William Howe | George Washington
Battle of Red Bank (Fort Mercer) 22-Oct-1777 Carl von Donop | Christopher Greene
Siege of Mud Island Fort (Fort Mifflin) 15-Nov-1777 John Montresor | militia
Battle of Monmouth 28-Jun-1778 Henry Clinton | George Washington
Southern Campaign
Battle End Date Sort descending Commander for British | Americans
Battle of Savannah 29-Dec-1778 Robert Howe | Archibald Campbell
Siege of Savannah 20-Oct-1779 Augustin Prevost | Benjamin Lincoln
Siege of Charleston 12-May-1780 Henry Clinton | Benjamin Lincoln
Battle of Waxhaws 29-May-1780 Benedict Arnold | Abraham Buford
Battle of Camden 16-Aug-1780 Charles Cornwallis | Horatio Gates
Battle of Cowpens 17-Jan-1781 Banastre Tarleton | Daniel Morgan
Battle of Guilford Courthouse 15-Mar-1781 Charles Cornwallis | Nathanael Greene
Battle of Eutaw Springs 08-Sep-1781 Alexander Stewart | Nathanael Greene
Siege of Yorktown 19-Oct-1781 Charles Cornwallis | George Washington

Paine’s pamphlet Common Sense (1775), urging the colonies to declare their independence, found 150,000 purchasers in a population of less than 3 million — the equivalent today of a sale of 14 million.

Richard Brookhiser
Gentleman Revolutionary: Gouverneur Morris, the Rake Who Wrote the Constitution (2003)