Autumn of the Black Snake
The Creation of the U.S. Army and the Invasion That Opened the WestBook - 2017
An account of how the U.S. Army was created to fight a crucial Native American war. Describes how George Washington and other early leaders organized the Legion of the United States under General "Mad" Anthony Wayne in response to a 1791 militia defeat in the Ohio River Valley.
Publisher: New York :, Farrar, Straus and Giroux,, 2017
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: 973.4 HOG 2017
Characteristics: 447 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm