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This is the first study of the military tactics employed by the Plains Indians and the U.S. Army in their long war for the American frontier. The Indian Wars were sloppily fought, horribly mis-matched, absurdly wasteful; commanders hunted the Sioux to the accompaniment of brass bands--this apparently to raise troop morale--and reckless charges were more highly rewarded than getting the scouts out, checking communications, or maintaining supply lines.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780306802263
Author:
Marshall, S L A
Publisher:
Da Capo
Author:
Marshall, S. L. A.
Location:
New York, N.Y. :
Subject:
Military - General
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
United States - 19th Century/Old West
Subject:
Wars
Subject:
Indians of North America -- Wars -- Great Plains.
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
Indians of North America -- Wars.
Subject:
Americana-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Da Capo Paperback
Series Volume:
no. 198
Publication Date:
April 1988
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.38 in 13.4 oz

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» History and Social Science » US History » 19th Century

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