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Published: 08 December 1988

560 Pages

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9780195045550

Bookseller Code (04)


The Old Army

A Portrait of the American Army in Peacetime, 1784-1898

Edward M. Coffman

Written by one of America's leading military historians, this vivid study draws on letters, diaries, and other primary documents to recreate the world of the peacetime army during the 19th century.