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The Western Military Frontier, 1815-1846

Henry Putney Beers

The Western Military Frontier, 1815-1846

by Henry Putney Beers

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Published by Scholar"s Bookshelf .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military - United States,
  • United States - 19th Century,
  • History,
  • 19th century,
  • Fortification,
  • Frontier and pioneer life,
  • Military bases,
  • United States,
  • Military

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8904473M
    ISBN 10160105064X
    ISBN 109781601050649
    OCLC/WorldCa86450816

    The Western History Association annually gives out the Robert M. Utley Book Award for the best book published on the mili He was a former chief historian of the National Park Service. Fellow historians commend Utley as the finest historian of the American frontier in the 19th century.4/5(3). The North-West Frontier (present-day Khyber Pakhtunkhwa) region of the British Indian Empire was a difficult area to conquer in South Asia, strategically and militarily. [citation needed] It remains the western frontier of present-day Pakistan, extending from the Pamir Knot in the north to the Koh-i-Malik Siah in the west, and separating the modern Pakistani frontier regions of North-West.

    Popular Western Frontier Books Showing of These Is My Words: The Diary of Sarah Agnes Prine, (Paperback) by. Nancy E. Turner (shelved 5 times as western-frontier) avg rating — 64, ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read. Cavalier in Buckskin: George Armstrong Custer and the Western Military Frontier (Oklahoma Western Biographies) by Robert M. Utley and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    Robert Marshall Utley (born Octo ) is an American author and historian who has written sixteen books on the history of the American is a former chief historian for the National Park Service.. Much of his writing deals with the United States Army in the West, especially in its confrontations with the Indian writes: the frontier army was a conventional military force. Consuming Views Art & Tourism in the White Mountains, Follow the routes 19th-century travelers took while touring the White Mountains and enjoy the .


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The western military frontier, Unknown Binding – January 1, by Henry Putney Beers (Author)Author: Henry Putney Beers. The Western Military Frontier, (Perspectives in American history ; no. 35) by Henry Putney Beers (Author)Cited by: 1. The Western Military Frontier,Mr. Beers' doctoral dis-sertation, treats the military policy on the frontier as a national problem and is based on an examination of a great quantity of previously unused manuscript material and a thorough search of printed sources.

The scope. The book is edited by Paul Andrew Hutton, whose renown has only grown in the last 20 years, and contains 14 articles on various military men of the 19th century frontier west. These articles are written by various writers such as Brian Dippie, Jerome A.

Greene, Joseph C. Porter, Robert C. Carriker, Paul Hedren, Robert M. Utley, and of course /5(5). The American Military Frontiers book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. the army's failures and successes alternately delayed and hastened western migration. One example is the Civil War on the frontier.

The production values were very good. The volume was steady and there were no extraneous noises/5. Explore The Western Military Frontier list of Historical Romance - Western and Frontier Books at Barnes & Noble®.

Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. The Western Military Frontier - By: Henry Putney Beers.

Porcupine Press, Philadelphia - ISBN= Chronicles of the Gringos. The U.S. Army in the Mexican War, - Accounts of Eyewitnesses and Combatants. BY: George Winston Smith and The Western Military Frontier Judah. The University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque - InJosip Jelačić, Ban of Croatia, became the commander of the Military Frontier.

He pressed for the unification of Croatia, Slavonia, Dalmatia, and the Croatian-Slavonian Frontier. “The frontier is the outer edge of the wave,” writes historian Frederick Jackson Turner, “the meeting-point between savagery and civilization the line of most rapid and effective Americanization.” It was the U.S.

Army’s role to facilitate this Americanization and expansion into the western frontier. The American frontier includes the geography, history, folklore, and cultural expression of life in the forward wave of American expansion that began with English colonial settlements in the early 17th century and ended with the admission of the last remaining western territories as states in This era of massive migration and settlement was particularly encouraged by President Thomas.

Get this from a library. The western military frontier, [Henry Putney Beers]. Byover posts were scattered throughout the West.

As the Indian wars ended afterthese posts were rapidly abandoned. The army's supplies were carried by boats, steamboats, ox and mule trains, pack mules and horses and later by railroads, which stimulated the development of.

Genre/Form: Academic theses History Military history: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Beers, Henry Putney, Western military frontier, The Seventh Military History Symposium of the United States Air Force Academy brought together military historians, frontier historians, western historians, and local historians.

The papers presented are arranged in four sections: The Frontier and American Military Tradition Comparison of Military Frontiers Impact of the Military on the Frontier Military Life on the Frontier Papers in the. Best Sellers in Frontier & Pioneer Western Fiction. Top Paid Top Free #1.

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Cowboys and gunslingers typically wear Stetson hats, neckerchief bandannas, vests, spurs, cowboy boots, and buckskins. The Western Military Frontier, by Henry Putney Beers - Alibris Buy The Western Military Frontier, by Henry Putney Beers online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Utley's focus is on Custer with all 9 chapters focused more on Custer's adult life about the time he enters West Point in Utley provides plenty of character sketches of people in Custer's life from his wife Elizabeth to Sitting Bull, Gall and Crazy Horse to Captain Benteen and Major s: pages; 8vo (") 23 cm; Gray softcover, [vii] + pages, extensive index, large bibliography, copious footnotes, map of frontier inlist and map of forts ; Complete subtitle: 'A Dissertation in History presented to the faculty of the graduate school in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy.' Henry Putney Beers was a noted.

This book begins after p. of the earlier volume. (Author popular and successful U.S army cavalry officer who fought Indians in western Texas from Mexico north to the Panhandle in the s.) RVS: F M A4 McConnell, H. Five Years a Cavalryman, or, Sketches of Regular Army Life on the Texas Frontier.

Reaching 68 titles inthe Western Frontier Library was first published in by the University of Oklahoma Press. The titles are largely long out-of-print books focused on the American West, many of which had not been previously reprinted.

Paperback versions of some of .Along with the types of forts, Field deals with the principal elements of defense (stockade walls, blockhouses, ditches, breastworks, etc.), life in a frontier fort, the forts at war, the fate of the forts and the forts today.

The text and many illustrations cover just 64 pages, but each page is a visual delight and has plenty of good information.Deployed to posts from the Missouri River to the Pacific inthe United States Army undertook an old mission on frontiers new to the United States: occupying the western territories; suppressing American Indian resistance; keeping the peace among feuding Indians, Hispanics, and Anglos; and consolidating United States sovereignty in the region.3/5(1).