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Forts of the United States : An Historical Dictionary, 16th through 19th Centuries.

Author: Bud Hannings
Publisher: Jefferson NC : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2006. ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Meticulous research...useful...impressive and thorough...recommended"--Booklist; "valuable"--ARBA; "superb"--C&RL News; "highly recommended"--The Midwest Book Review; "comprehensive"--Leatherneck Magazine "exhaustively researched and meticulously documented...superb"--Infantry Magazine. From forts to blockhouses, garrison houses to trading posts, stations to presidios, missions to ranches and towns, this work  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Hannings, Bud
Forts of the United States : An Historical Dictionary, 16th through 19th Centuries
Jefferson NC : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers,c2006
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bud Hannings
ISBN: 9780786451081 0786451084
OCLC Number: 1097094631
Description: 1 online resource (745 pages)
Contents: Cover --
Contents --
Preface --
Forts of the United States (Arranged by State or Territory) --
Appendix A. Washington, D.C., Civil War Defenses --
Appendix B. Florida Seminole Indian War Forts --
Appendix C. Pony Express Depots --
Appendix D. Spanish Missions and Presidios --
Appendix E. Conflicts in America and Europe, 1492-1898: A Chronology --
Appendix F. Twentieth Century U.S. Forts, Posts, Bases and Stations --
Bibliography --
Index.

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From forts to blockhouses, garrison houses to trading posts, stations to presidios, missions to ranches, and towns, this work provides a history of the primary fortifications which were established  Read more...

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