The Resource Winfield Scott and the profession of arms, Allan Peskin, (ebook)

Winfield Scott and the profession of arms, Allan Peskin, (ebook)

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Winfield Scott and the profession of arms
Title
Winfield Scott and the profession of arms
Statement of responsibility
Allan Peskin
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
Winfield Scott (1786-1866) was arguably the premier soldier of his era. More than any other, he was responsible for the professionalization of the U.S. Army during his long career (1807-61). He served as general in the War of 1812, commander of the U.S. forces it the final campaign of the war with Mexico, and general in chief at the beginning of the Civil War. Scott was known for his boldness and courage during the War of 1812, and wisdom and caution in his direction of the Mexico campaign. Winfield Scott and the Profession of Arms is a balanced and thorough biography of this long-neglected military figure. Scholars and military historians will welcome its significant contributions to the literature
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Midwest
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Peskin, Allan
Dewey number
  • 355/.0092
  • B
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Scott, Winfield
  • Generals
  • United States
  • Electronic books
  • United States
  • United States
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Winfield Scott and the profession of arms, Allan Peskin, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Isbn
9781612773681
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11753657
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remote
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11753657
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MWT11753657
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Winfield Scott and the profession of arms, Allan Peskin, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781612773681
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11753657
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11753657
System control number
MWT11753657
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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