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Indian battles and skirmishes on the American frontier, 1790-1898.

Peters, Joseph P.

Indian battles and skirmishes on the American frontier, 1790-1898.

by Peters, Joseph P.

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Published by Published for University Microfilms, Ann Arbor, by Argonaut Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- Wars,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      ContributionsUnited States. Army. Military Division of the Missouri., United States. Adjutant-General"s Office., Army War College (U.S.). Historical Section.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE81 .P4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination26, 112, 65, 51 p.
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5997351M
      LC Control Number66029882

        The Last Battle of the American Indian Wars. Battles, Bloodshed, and the Fight for Freedom on the American Frontier (National and advanced in a skirmish Author: Jesse Hughey. The American Indian Wars (also known as the Indian Wars or in Canada, the First Nations Wars; French: Guerres des Premières Nations) is the collective name for the various armed conflicts that were fought by European governments and colonists, and later by the governments and settlers, against various American Indian and First Nation conflicts occurred in North America from the Date: – (intermittent).

      found: Peters, J.P. Indian battles and skirmishes on the American frontier, , p. 47 (Sappa Creek). Fellow historians commend Utley as the finest historian of the American frontier in the 19th century. The Western History Association annually gives out the Robert M. Utley Book Award for the best book published on the mili Robert Marshall Utley is an author and historian who has written sixteen books on the history of the American West/5.

      The book breaks down each incident, skirmish or battle by dates, specific states and specific conflicts. So if you want to look up what battles or There are not a lot of encyclopedic references on the Indian /5. Loyalist American Tories raided, burned, pillaged and hanged rebel American Whigs who, in their turn visited the same on the Tories with a vengeance. Thanks to the energies, talent and leadership of a British regular officer, Major Patrick Ferguson, the Tories had become dominant by


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