battle of Cowpens


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Noun1.battle of Cowpens - battle in the American Revolutionbattle of Cowpens - battle in the American Revolution; Americans under Daniel Morgan defeated the British
American Revolution, American Revolutionary War, American War of Independence, War of American Independence - the revolution of the American Colonies against Great Britain; 1775-1783
Palmetto State, SC, South Carolina - a state in the Deep South; one of the original 13 colonies
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Another sidebar analyzes William Ranney's famous painting, "The Battle of Cowpens," and places it among similar works such as Emanuel Leutze's, "Washington Crossing the Delaware.
In the story, the hero of the battle of Cowpens, which took place on January 17, 1781, is allowed to come alive and talk with Heidi because of a wish she makes with the aid of a magic yellow balloon.