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Bulwark of the republic : the American militia in antebellum West / Mary Ellen Rowe

Catalog Data

Author:
Rowe, Mary Ellen 1953-  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 232 p. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
West (U.S.)
United States
Date:
2003
19th century
Contents:
Claiming Kentucky -- To the wide Missouri -- The war of 1812 in the west -- Kentucky, Missouri, and the nation -- Jacksonian Missouri -- The arms of a republican empire -- Oregon and Washington -- Indian War and martial law -- Border wars and disputed boundaries
Topic:
Frontier and pioneer life  Search this
Wars  Search this
History, Military  Search this
Militia  Search this
History  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_774847