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Scott, Winfield 1786-1866

Overview
Works: 1,095 works in 1,657 publications in 2 languages and 21,747 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Military history  Sources  Rules  Handbooks and manuals  Trials, litigation, etc  Records and correspondence  Music 
Roles: Author, Dedicatee, Composer
Classifications: E403.1.S4, B
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Infantry tactics : or, Rules for the exercise and manœuvres of the United States' Infantry by Winfield Scott( Book )

24 editions published between 1835 and 1982 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of Lieut.-General Scott, LL. D by Winfield Scott( Book )

19 editions published between 1864 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rules and regulations for the field exercise and manoeuvres of infantry by United States( Book )

14 editions published between 1815 and 1824 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters of Gen. Scott and Secretary Marcy relating to the Mexican War by Winfield Scott( Book )

4 editions published between 1848 and 1970 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence between Major General Jackson, and Brevet Major General Scott, on the subject of an order, bearing date the 22d April, 1817 by Andrew Jackson( Book )

5 editions published in 1819 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

System of discipline for the army. Letter from the secretary of war, transmitting a revision of the system of discipline for the army by Winfield Scott( Book )

5 editions published in 1835 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National militia standard embracing the discipline of infantry, ligh infantry, riflemen, light artillery, horse artillery, cavalry by Pierce Darrow( Book )

3 editions published in 1822 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated life of General Winfield Scott, commander-in-chief of the army in Mexico( Book )

6 editions published in 1847 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General regulations for the Army, or, Military institutes by United States( Book )

4 editions published between 1821 and 1825 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Message of the president of the United States : in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of the 9th instant, the correspondence of Lieutenant General Scott, in reference to the island of San Juan, of Brigadier General Harney, in command of the department of Oregon by United States( Book )

9 editions published between 1860 and 1983 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On June 15, 1859, Lyman Cutlar, an American settler on San Juan Island, shot and killed a pig belonging to the British Hudson's Bay Company, triggering an international confrontation. General Harney was officially rebuked and later reassigned for allowing the situation to get out of hand, and President Buchanan sent the commanding general of the Army, General Winfield Scott, to contain the situation. General Scott and Governor Douglas of British Columbia negotiated an agreement in which a token force from each country would occupy the island until a settlement was reached. San Juan Island remained under joint occupation for 12 years, but the pig was the only casualty of what came to be known as the "Pig War."
Letter from the Secretary of War : transmitting a system of field service & police, and a system of martial law, for the government of the Army of the United States by United States( Book )

5 editions published in 1820 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence of the Eastern Division pertaining to Cherokee removal, April-December 1838( )

3 editions published between 1838 and 1987 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Correspondence of the Eastern Division relating to the removal of the Cherokee from the states of Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee and Alabama to present-day eastern Oklahoma. Most of the correspondence was received or sent by Bvt. Maj. Gen. Winfield Scott, commanding officer of the Eastern Division, and his immediate staff between April and December 1838 ..."--Page 1
General Scott's correspondence with Hon. W.L. Marcy, Secretary of War under President Polk by Winfield Scott( Book )

4 editions published in 1852 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winfield Scott and the profession of arms by Allan Peskin( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Winfield Scott (1786-1866) was arguably the premier soldier of his era. More than anyone else, he was responsible for the professionalization of the U.S. Army during his long career (1807-61)." "Allan Peskin's research in the National Archives unearthed records from the War Department that support his portrayal of General Scott as a forward-looking managerial officer who accurately foresaw the coming of dramatic changes in technology and business principles for the military." "Winfield Scott and the Profession of Arms is a balanced and thorough biography of this military figure. Scholars and military historians will welcome its significant contributions to the literature."--Jacket
Speeches of Hon. Horatio Seymour, and Hon. John Van Buren : at the grand ratification meeting, at the Cooper Institute, October 13, 1862, with General Scott's prophetic letter by Horatio Seymour( Book )

4 editions published in 1862 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orders, no. 1, Head Quarters, Army of Florida, Picolata, Feb. 22d, 1836( Book )

2 editions published in 1836 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Memoirs of Lieut.-General Winfield Scott by Winfield Scott( )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Winfield Scott and the profession of arms
Alternative Names
Old Fuss and Feathers 1786-1866

Scott Lieutenant-General

Scott Major-General

Winfield Scott Amerikaans officier (1786-1866)

Winfield Scott amerikai altábornagy, diplomata és politikus

Winfield Scott amerykański wojskowy, generał

Winfield Scott général américain

Winfield Scott General dels Estats Units d'Amèrica

Winfield Scott generale statunitense

Winfield Scott US-amerikanischer Militär und Oberbefehlshaber

Вінфілд Скотт

Скотт, Уинфилд

Уинфилд Скотт

וינפילד סקוט

وينفيلد سكوت

وینفیلد اسکات افسر آمریکایی

უინფილდ სკოტი

윈필드 스콧

ウィンフィールド・スコット

温菲尔德·斯科特

Languages
English (299)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Winfield Scott and the profession of armsAgent of destiny : the life and times of General Winfield ScottThe siege of Washington : the untold story of the twelve days that shook the UnionWinfield Scott : the quest for military gloryGone for soldiersA gallant little army : the Mexico City CampaignWinfield Scott and the profession of arms