War on the Gulf Coast : the Spanish fight against William Augustus Bowles (eBook, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
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War on the Gulf Coast : the Spanish fight against William Augustus Bowles

Author: Gilbert C Din
Publisher: Gainesville, Fla. : University Press of Florida, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'War on the Gulf Coast' is one of the first books about the Spanish period in West Florida (1797-1805) written from the Spanish point of view. Using Spanish archival sources, Gilbert Din is able to shed new light on the machinations of William Augustus Bowles, an adventurer who sought to introduce goods, subvert the Creek Indians, and deprive the Spaniards of territory.
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Genre/Form: History
Military history
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Din, Gilbert C.
War on the Gulf Coast.
Gainesville, Fla. : University Press of Florida, ©2012
(DLC) 2011028204
Named Person: William Augustus Bowles; William Augustus Bowles; William Augustus Bowles
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gilbert C Din
ISBN: 9780813042145 0813042143 9780813040585 0813040582
OCLC Number: 916513002
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 319 p.) : illustrations, maps
Responsibility: Gilbert C. Din.

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This is one of the first books about the Spanish period in West Florida (1797-1805) written from the Spanish point of view. Using Spanish archival sources, Gilbert Din is able to shed new light on  Read more...

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"Using a plethora of previously unexamined documents from a number of archives, this work provides the first clear understanding of William Augustus Bowles and his exploits along the Spanish Gulf Read more...

 
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