Today in History - February 18

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Tuesday, Feb 18 2014 by

1797 – French Revolutionary Wars: Sir Ralph Abercromby and a fleet of 18 British warships invade Trinidad.

Trinidad Island (Google Maps)
Trinidad Island

1885 – The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain is published in the United States.

Mark Twain (StreetView)
Mark Twain