Eyewitnesses to the Indian Wars

Eyewitnesses to the Indian Wars

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by Peter Cozzens
     
 

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  • Articles by William T. Sherman, James A. Garfield, John Pope, Nelson A. Miles, Elizabeth Custer, and others
  • Topics include army life on the frontier, Indian scouts, women's experiences, and commanders and their campaigns

    This is the final installment of a series that seeks to tell the saga of the military struggle for the American West, using the words of the

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  • Articles by William T. Sherman, James A. Garfield, John Pope, Nelson A. Miles, Elizabeth Custer, and others
  • Topics include army life on the frontier, Indian scouts, women's experiences, and commanders and their campaigns

    This is the final installment of a series that seeks to tell the saga of the military struggle for the American West, using the words of the soldiers, noncombatants, and Native Americans who shaped it. To paint as broad and colorful a picture as possible, riveting firsthand materials have been carefully selected from contemporaneous newspapers, magazines, and unpublished manuscripts. A fitting conclusion to the series, this volume offers a more general perspective on the frontier army and its relationship with the Native American residents of the West.

  • Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9780811701235
    Publisher:
    Stackpole Books
    Publication date:
    12/28/2004
    Pages:
    532
    Product dimensions:
    6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.90(d)

    Meet the Author

    Peter Cozzens is a Foreign Service Officer with the U.S. Department of State and the author of several acclaimed books on the Civil War and Western history, including The Civil War in the West (0-252-02236-X) and General John Pope: A Life for the Nation (0-252-02363-3).

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