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Guarding the frontier

Edgar Bruce Wesley

Guarding the frontier

a study of frontier defense from 1815 to 1825.

by Edgar Bruce Wesley

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Published by Scholarly Press in St. Clair Shores, Mich .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- United States,
    • United States -- Defenses,
    • United States -- History, Military -- To 1900,
    • United States -- History -- 1815-1861

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 195-203.

      StatementUniversity of Minnesota Press, 1935.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE179.5 .W48 1970
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 217 p.
      Number of Pages217
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5758637M
      ISBN 100403012708
      LC Control Number71145365
      OCLC/WorldCa130308

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