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ARP201 Treason in Philadelphia

May 16, 2021

General Benedict Arnold struggles as military governor of Philadelphia.  Radicals attack him for profiting from his office and for consorting with loyalists.  Radicals execute collaborators while Arnold attempts to bring the city back together.

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