To Live and Die in the West: The American Indian Wars

To Live and Die in the West: The American Indian Wars

by Jason Hook, Martin Pegler
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1579583709

ISBN-13: 9781579583705

Pub. Date: 03/01/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781579583705
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/01/2002
Pages:
166
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.44(d)

Table of Contents

US Cavalryman 1865-1890
Introduction7
Historical background8
Chronology10
Enlistment11
Training14
Uniform and equipment15
Weapons21
Field service27
Combat and tactics32
Wounds and sickness35
Campaigns36
Sites of interest52
The plates54
Bibliography64
Glossary64
The American Plains Indians
Introduction69
Community structure and camp life70
Hunting and the horse76
War83
Religion, ceremony and medicine99
Conquest105
The plates107
The Apaches
Introduction115
The Apache tribes116
Apache life119
War124
Religion128
The Apache Wars132
War with the Americans135
The plates151
Bibliography159

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