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The Resource The drillmaster of Valley Forge : the Baron de Steuben and the making of the American Army, Paul Lockhart

The drillmaster of Valley Forge : the Baron de Steuben and the making of the American Army, Paul Lockhart

Label
The drillmaster of Valley Forge : the Baron de Steuben and the making of the American Army
Title
The drillmaster of Valley Forge
Title remainder
the Baron de Steuben and the making of the American Army
Statement of responsibility
Paul Lockhart
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the Revolutionary War general, Baron von Steuben--Friedrich Wilhelm Ludolf Gerhard Augustin von Steuben--that focuses on his military career, and describes his efforts to create West Point and his contributions to the "Blue Book," which detailed army regulations
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lockhart, Paul Douglas
Dewey number
973.3/341
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Steuben, Friedrich Wilhelm Ludolf Gerhard Augustin
  • United States
  • Military art and science
  • Valley Forge (Pa.)
  • United States
  • Generals
  • United States
  • Prussians
  • United States
Label
The drillmaster of Valley Forge : the Baron de Steuben and the making of the American Army, Paul Lockhart
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [303]-319) and index
Contents
The finest school of warfare in the world -- Courtier and supplicant -- This illustrious stranger -- A man profound in the science of war -- On the parade-ground at Valley Forge -- Jealousies and hindrances -- Trial by combat -- The blue book -- The true meaning of discipline -- Tormenting the governor -- From Virginia to Fraunces Tavern -- An old soldier in peacetime
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 337 p.
Isbn
9780061451638
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008013761
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocn219568652
  • 417897
  • (OCoLC)219568652
Label
The drillmaster of Valley Forge : the Baron de Steuben and the making of the American Army, Paul Lockhart
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [303]-319) and index
Contents
The finest school of warfare in the world -- Courtier and supplicant -- This illustrious stranger -- A man profound in the science of war -- On the parade-ground at Valley Forge -- Jealousies and hindrances -- Trial by combat -- The blue book -- The true meaning of discipline -- Tormenting the governor -- From Virginia to Fraunces Tavern -- An old soldier in peacetime
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 337 p.
Isbn
9780061451638
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008013761
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocn219568652
  • 417897
  • (OCoLC)219568652

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