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The sword of the Republic the United States Army on the frontier, 1783-1846

Catalog Data

Author:
Prucha, Francis Paul  Search this
Subject:
United States Army History  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 442 p illustrations, maps, ports 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Military history
Place:
United States
États-Unis
Date:
1968
To 1900
Jusqu'à 1900
Contents:
Beginnings -- The army in the Old Northwest -- Military frontiers in the south -- Military occupation of the Louisiana Purchase -- Exploring and protecting the empire beyond the Mississippi -- The Indian frontier in the War of 1812 -- The surge of American nationalism -- American dominion on the Missouri and the Mississippi -- Attack upon the wilderness -- The army and Indian affairs -- The Black Hawk War -- Mounted Troops for the West -- Indian removal from the southern states -- The Florida War -- New threats on the frontiers -- Agents of empire -- Plans and counterplans -- The dragoons on the prairies and plains
Topic:
Frontier and pioneer life  Search this
History, Military  Search this
Histoire militaire  Search this
Call number:
E181 .P97
E181.P97
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_11426