The fort was destroyed, but Boni escaped to the east and crossed the Marowijne River , the border river with French Guiana. May Learn how and when to remove this template message. Test Your Vocabulary.

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Because of the location of the fort, amid treacherous swamps, it was virtually untraceable and unreachable for Dutch mercenary soldiers. Eventually, the Dutch promised freedom to slaves if they fought against Boni and Baron. Which word entered the English language first?