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Frontier Militiaman in the War of 1812: Southwestern Frontier (Osprey Warrior #129)

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"He who relies on militia leans upon a broken cane." (George Washington)

Osprey's survey of militiamen of the War of 1812. The great military effectiveness of semi-trained local militia is one of the enduring myths of American military history. In this book Ed Gilbert reveals the truth behind this myth. Quoting from memoirs of men like Sam Dale, Sam Houston, and rare histor
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Paperback, 64 pages
Published September 23rd 2008 by Osprey Publishing
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