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The Resource The frontier army in the settlement of the West, by Michael L. Tate

The frontier army in the settlement of the West, by Michael L. Tate

Label
The frontier army in the settlement of the West
Title
The frontier army in the settlement of the West
Statement of responsibility
by Michael L. Tate
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
177975
Cataloging source
DLC
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Tate, Michael L
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • West (U.S.)
Label
The frontier army in the settlement of the West, by Michael L. Tate
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [371]-435) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Discoverers: military scientists, ethnologists, and artists in the new empire -- Encountering the elephant: army aid to emigrants on the Platte River road -- Across and on the wide Missouri: the army's role in western transportation and communication -- Posse comitatus in blue: the soldier as frontier lawman -- Dining at the government trough: army contracts and payrolls as community builders -- Uncle Sam's farmers: soldiers as agriculturalists and meteorologists -- Hippocrates in blue: army doctors on the frontier -- Reform the man: post chapels, schools, and libraries -- Sharpening the eagle's talons for domestic duties: the army in public relief work and in protecting the national parks -- In defense of "Poor Lo": military advocacy for Native American rights -- Documenting the experience: soldier journalists, autobiographers, and novelists -- Life after soldiering: entrepreneurs, investors, and retirees
Control code
361291
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 454 pages
Isbn
9780806131733
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
99036276
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780806131733
  • (Sirsi) ABV-3727
Label
The frontier army in the settlement of the West, by Michael L. Tate
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [371]-435) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Discoverers: military scientists, ethnologists, and artists in the new empire -- Encountering the elephant: army aid to emigrants on the Platte River road -- Across and on the wide Missouri: the army's role in western transportation and communication -- Posse comitatus in blue: the soldier as frontier lawman -- Dining at the government trough: army contracts and payrolls as community builders -- Uncle Sam's farmers: soldiers as agriculturalists and meteorologists -- Hippocrates in blue: army doctors on the frontier -- Reform the man: post chapels, schools, and libraries -- Sharpening the eagle's talons for domestic duties: the army in public relief work and in protecting the national parks -- In defense of "Poor Lo": military advocacy for Native American rights -- Documenting the experience: soldier journalists, autobiographers, and novelists -- Life after soldiering: entrepreneurs, investors, and retirees
Control code
361291
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 454 pages
Isbn
9780806131733
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
99036276
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780806131733
  • (Sirsi) ABV-3727

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