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Author Hogeland, William, author.

Title Autumn of the Black Snake : the creation of the U.S. Army and the invasion that opened the West / William Hogeland.

Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    970.1 HOG    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 447 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue: the ruins of an old French fort -- Part I. Sinclair's retreat -- The death of General Butler -- The turnip field -- Drive them out -- An inquiry into the causes of the unfortunate late defeat -- Part II. War dancing -- Standing armies -- Metropotamia -- Mad Anthony -- The peaceful intentions of the United States -- Legion Ville -- Part III. The Blacksnake march -- Recovery -- Fallen Timbers -- Black granite -- Conclusion.
Subject Wayne's Campaign, 1794.
Wayne, Anthony, 1745-1796 -- Military leadership.
Indians of North America -- Wars -- 1790-1794.
Indians of North America -- Wars -- Ohio.
ISBN 9780374107345 (hardcover)
0374107343 (hardcover)

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