Author: Steven Paul Mark

Steven Paul Mark (1947–2015) grew up in New Rochelle, New York, and now lives in New York City and Kingston. He graduated from Colgate University in Hamilton, New York. His interest in the American Revolution dates to his seventh grade social studies teacher who made the people, places and events of Revolutionary New York come alive.

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For Sale: West Point (Part 2 of 2)

Benedict Arnold and John André met after midnight on September 22, 1780 to conclude the selling and taking possession of West Point. André, having been picked up from the fourteen-gun British sloop, the Vulture, by two oarsmen, finally met his co-conspirator on a wooded slope south of today’s Haverstraw.  Based on Sir Henry Clinton’s readiness […]

by Steven Paul Mark