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Author Ellis, Carol, 1945- author.

Title The military in colonial America / Carol Ellis.

Publication Info. New York : Cavendish Square Publishing ; 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 355.0973 ELL    Available
Edition First edition.
Description 80 pages : illustrations, some color, maps ; 27 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Life in colonial America
Life in colonial America.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 72-74) and index.
Contents Show of force -- Need for defense -- Special forces -- Early battles -- Global wars go local -- Celebration and rebellion -- A new battle, a new army -- A Continental Army at war.
Summary Settlers needed protection from the start of the colonial period. This was provided first by citizen militias and finally by the professional soldiers of the Continental army.
Audience Middle School.
Subject United States. Continental Army -- History -- Juvenile literature
United States. Continental Army -- History.
United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Juvenile literature
United States -- Militia -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Juvenile literature
United States -- Militia.
United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
ISBN 9781627128971 (lib. bdg.)
1627128972 (lib. bdg.)
9781627128988 (pbk.)
1627128980 (pbk.)

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