One of the largest and most important conflicts of the Revolutionary War the Battle of Monmouth proved that the American colonies were ready to cast off their parent nation. The British assumed that the Continental Army was weak ill-disciplined and incapable of facing up to their own seasoned troops-but the events at Monmouth NJ proved them wrong. AMERICAN REVOLUTION: BATTLE OF MONMOUTH offers a comprehensive account of this influential struggle from the circumstances leading up to the conflict to it's far-reaching aftermaths. A wide range of experts-including historians archaeologists meteorologists and munitions specialists-shed light on the turbulent events of June 28 1778 while cutting-edge digital technology recreates the battle's intense conditions. Providing a detailed chronicle of the Battle of Monmouth as well as it's many historical impacts BATTLEFIELD DETECTIVES documents one of America's most decisive steps towards independence.