Ranger Dawn: The American Ranger from the Colonial ERA to the Mexican War

Ranger Dawn: The American Ranger from the Colonial ERA to the Mexican War

by Robert W. Black
     
 
Early history of the forerunners of one of the world's most elite military units, the U.S. Army RangersThe French and Indian War, the Revolution, the War of 1812, the Texas War of Independence, and the Mexican WarFeatures Ranger pioneers like Robert Rogers, Francis Marion, and George Rogers ClarkRobert W. Black adds a new chapter to his story of the American Rangers,

Overview

Early history of the forerunners of one of the world's most elite military units, the U.S. Army RangersThe French and Indian War, the Revolution, the War of 1812, the Texas War of Independence, and the Mexican WarFeatures Ranger pioneers like Robert Rogers, Francis Marion, and George Rogers ClarkRobert W. Black adds a new chapter to his story of the American Rangers, beginning with the birth of the Ranger idea in the 1600s and following Ranger forces through the Mexican War of 1846-48.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780811736008
Publisher:
Stackpole Books
Publication date:
09/01/2009
Series:
Military History Series
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author

Col. Robert W. Black, a highly decorated Ranger veteran of Korea and Vietnam, is a member of the Ranger Hall of Fame. He lives in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, and Port Charlotte, Florida.

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