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Fort Phil Kearny, an American saga.

Author: Dee Brown
Publisher: New York, Putnam [1962]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Fetterman Massacre occurred on December 21, 1866, at Fort Phil Kearny, a small outpost in the foothills of the Big Horns. The second battle in American history from which came no survivors, it became a cause cèlébre and was the subject of a congressional investigation. Capt. William J. Fetterman disobeyed orders of Col. Henry B. Carrington, commander of the Fort in 1866, and led 80 men to their deaths.
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Brown, Dee Alexander.
Fort Phil Kearny, an American saga.
New York, Putnam [1962]
(OCoLC)616116924
Named Person: Henry B Carrington; Henry Beebee Carrington
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dee Brown
OCLC Number: 849597
Description: 251 pages illustrations 22 cm

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The Fetterman Massacre occurred on December 21, 1866, at Fort Phil Kearny, a small outpost in the foothills of the Big Horns. The second battle in American history from which came no survivors, it became a cause cèlébre and was the subject of a congressional investigation. Capt. William J. Fetterman disobeyed orders of Col. Henry B. Carrington, commander of the Fort in 1866, and led 80 men to their deaths.

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