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The fun and fighting of the Rough riders;

Author: Tom Hall
Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes company, [©1899]
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"It is not the intention of the author to write a panegyric upon the brief but brilliant career of the 1st United States Cavalry, better known as the Rough Riders ... the reader need not fear an infliction of military hysteria. Some of the pathetic incidents in the regiment's history will be noted, but it will be the brighter side of the shield that the author will endeavour to present to his readers" -- Pref.
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hall, Tom, 1862-1900.
Fun and fighting of the Rough riders.
New York, Frederick A. Stokes company, [c1899]
(OCoLC)657033663
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Hall
OCLC Number: 2825613
Description: 3 p. l., viii, 242 p. 19 cm.
Contents: The gathering of the clans --
The baptism of discipline --
Rough life in Camp Wood --
Outfitting --
Drilling --
Waiting --
En route to Tampa --
In camp at Tampa --
En route to Cuba --
On Cuban soil --
On the road to Siboney --
Guasimas --
In camp on a battlefield --
Between battles --
On to San Juan --
The Battle of San Juan --
The Siege of Santiago --
The fall of Santiago --
On a horror ship.
Responsibility: by Tom Hall.

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"It is not the intention of the author to write a panegyric upon the brief but brilliant career of the 1st United States Cavalry, better known as the Rough Riders ... the reader need not fear an infliction of military hysteria. Some of the pathetic incidents in the regiment's history will be noted, but it will be the brighter side of the shield that the author will endeavour to present to his readers" -- Pref.

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