6 edition of Within adobe walls found in the catalog.
Within adobe walls
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-236).
|Statement||edited by Corinne P. Sze ; foreword by Marc Simmons.|
|Contributions||Sze, Corinne P.|
|LC Classifications||F804.S253 W398 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 236 p. :|
|Number of Pages||236|
|LC Control Number||2001088151|
ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 18 cm: Contents: Introduction: the key themes --Early modern western warships: technologies of power projection and lethality --Gunpowder technology, --Firepower, steamships, railways, telegraphs, radio: technologies of killing, logistics, command, and control, --The . The Second Battle of Adobe Walls was fought on J between Comanche and a group of 28 hunters defending the settlement of Adobe Walls. While there are a few different figures given for the number of Indians who took part in the attack, with some saying while others claim of as many as , it's a safe bet to say that the.
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