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America's first army

Author: Burke Davis
Publisher: Williamsburg, Va. : Colonial Williamsburg ; distributed by Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, [1962]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the militia in early America and its duties in times of peace and war. Describes the weapons, flags, music, and clothing used by the Williamsburg Company in their 20th-century re-enactments of colonial musters.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Military history
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Davis, Burke, 1913-2006.
America's first army.
Williamsburg, Va. : Colonial Williamsburg : Distributed by Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York, [1962]
(OCoLC)757274366
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Burke Davis
OCLC Number: 1408624
Notes: On sound disc: "America's first army; the actual sounds of a militia muster, recorded in Williamsburg, Virginia."
Description: [approximately 50] pages : illustrations ; 28 cm + 1 audio disc (analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 7 in.)
Responsibility: Burke Davis, photos by John Crane ; illustrated by Richard Stinely.

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Discusses the militia in early America and its duties in times of peace and war. Describes the weapons, flags, music, and clothing used by the Williamsburg Company in their 20th-century re-enactments of colonial musters.

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