By Gregory A. Waselkov
Gregory Waselkov tells compellingly the tale of this fierce conflict on the fortified plantation domestic of Samuel Mims within the Tensaw District of the Mississippi Territory. With priceless maps, tables, and artifact illustrations, Waselkov appears to be like heavily on the conflict to chop in the course of the legends and incorrect information that experience grown round the occasion virtually from the instant the final flames died on the smoldering ruins. at the very least as very important because the information of the conflict, although, is his elucidation of the way social forces remarkably converged to spark the clash and the way reverberations of the conflict echo nonetheless at the present time, approximately 200 years later.
Read Online or Download A Conquering Spirit: Fort Mims and the Redstick War of 1813–1814 (Fire Ant Books) PDF
Best military history_1 books
Although few know it, the Netherlands East Indies have been the thing of Japan’s assault on Pearl Harbor in December 1941. Likewise, their invasions of Guam, Wake Island and the Philippines have been almost always diversionary operations to guard their major attack on Dutch and British colonies. because the finish of worldwide struggle I, Japan had coveted the enormous East Indies oil reserves, and the colony had feared invasion due to the fact Germany overran Holland in may well 1940.
Professionally switched over for exact flowing-text book structure replica, this certain case research examines America's involvement within the El Salvador civil warfare of the Nineteen Eighties. throughout the Eighties, the USA concerned itself in a civil conflict within the smallest state at the mainland of the Americas.
Drafted by means of Thomas Jefferson, the logical strength of the statement facilitated the survival of a country. the last word advisor to the assertion of Independence explains the rfile extra completely than any e-book formerly released. by way of colorized step by step diagrams, the authors deconstruct Jefferson’s masterpiece into the six components of a proposition to illustrate how the medical technique is uncomplicated to its constitution.
In October 1863, the Union military of the Cumberland used to be besieged in Chattanooga, all yet surrounded by way of time-honored rivals: The accomplice military of Tennessee. The Federals have been surviving by means of the narrowest of margins, thank you in basic terms to a trickle of offers painstakingly hauled over the sketchiest of mountain roads.
- The Panzer IV: Hitler's Rock (Images of War)
- The FN Minimi Light Machine Gun: M249, L108A1, L110A2, and other variants (Weapon)
- Navy Years: Adventures in the Cold War
- Cold War Navy SEAL: Che Guevara, CIA Black Ops, and My Experience as the First SEAL in Africa
- Hitler's Wehrmacht, 1935--1945 (Foreign Military Studies)
Extra resources for A Conquering Spirit: Fort Mims and the Redstick War of 1813–1814 (Fire Ant Books)
A Conquering Spirit: Fort Mims and the Redstick War of 1813–1814 (Fire Ant Books) by Gregory A. Waselkov