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CHAP. XI. Events of 1779 continued... The Count D'Estaing
arrives on the coast of Georgia with the French fleet... Lands
his army and is joined by General Lincoln before Savan-
nah...The Siege of Savannah...The Confederate Generals
attempt to storm the works and are repulsed...Count Pu-
laski is mortally wounded...The Siege is raised and the allied
armies retreat...Count D'Estaing sails for the West Indies..
Extraordinary enterprise of Colonel White...Expedition of
Colonel Clarke against Lieutenant Governour lIamilton...
Of Colonel Goose Van Schaick...General Sullivan sent
against the Six Nations...Attacks the Indians and Tories at
Newtown, and suffers them to escape...Lays waste the In-
dian Country, and returns to Head Quarters...Resigns his
commission..,Brandt destroys the Minisink Settlements.