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The Resource A brittle sword, Richard G. Stone, Jr

A brittle sword, Richard G. Stone, Jr

Label
A brittle sword
Title
A brittle sword
Statement of responsibility
Richard G. Stone, Jr
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As an outpost of the advancing frontier, Kentucky played a crucial military role. Kentucky's state militia, which, under federal law, enrolled every able-bodied male citizen aged eighteen to forty-five, helped to secure the West for white settlers during the bloody Indian wars. Its members suffered defeat, capture, and death in the War of 1812, but also contributed to victories in the battles of the Thames and New Orleans. Though some Kentucky volunteers campaigned in the Mexican-American War, the general militia was moribund by the middle of the nineteenth century. Its infrequent musters had
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
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1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stone, Richard G.
Dewey number
355.3/7/09769
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
UA210
LC item number
.S76 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Kentucky Bicentennial Bookshelf
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  • Kentucky
  • Kentucky
  • HISTORY
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • HISTORY
  • Militia
  • Kentucky
Label
A brittle sword, Richard G. Stone, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1. Virginia's Western Sword; 2. Citizen-Soldiers of Kentucky; 3. Decision at Fallen Timbers; 4. Army of the Commonwealth; 5. From Tippecanoe to New Orleans; 6. ""Corn Stalk Militia"" to the Rear; 7. Inflamed Borderland; 8. Violent Decades; 9. Nationalizing a Citizens' Army; A Note to Readers
Control code
903974818
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (138 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813150253
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (on lining papers).
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt129dkrq
  • f6995fd8-6bfd-4c40-8ec4-f5774a3a1267
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903974818
Label
A brittle sword, Richard G. Stone, Jr
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1. Virginia's Western Sword; 2. Citizen-Soldiers of Kentucky; 3. Decision at Fallen Timbers; 4. Army of the Commonwealth; 5. From Tippecanoe to New Orleans; 6. ""Corn Stalk Militia"" to the Rear; 7. Inflamed Borderland; 8. Violent Decades; 9. Nationalizing a Citizens' Army; A Note to Readers
Control code
903974818
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (138 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813150253
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (on lining papers).
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt129dkrq
  • f6995fd8-6bfd-4c40-8ec4-f5774a3a1267
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903974818

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