''Hero Tales from American History" (1895) is a collection of anecdotes about some of the most important events and famous figures in American history. The book is co-authored by Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th President of the United States, and renowned Massachusetts Senator and historian Henry Cabot Lodge. Comprised of true tales, the collection is written in the style of edifying fables, featuring venerable characters and valiant battles. This particular excerpt tells the tale of (General and later first President) George Washington's brilliant victory at the Battle of Trenton during the American Revolutionary War. It includes the famous scene of Washington's crossing of the Delaware River. Fascinating for fans of U. S. or military history. NO ads. Works offline too. Thank you very much for downloading - your purchase will help to support the development of many educational and enlightening apps for years to come. Legal Disclaimers: This app is for informational purposes only. The developer, publisher, and copyright holder are not liable for any damages or losses that may result from downloading or using this app. The views and opinions expressed within the content are those of the author and not necessarily those of the developer or publisher. App design, APK, and graphical interface are The Treasure Trove, Inc. and may not be reproduced without express written permission.