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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
BTCTA
Illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harper pbk. ed.
Extent
x, 337 p.
Isbn
9780061451645
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps, ports
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn422763811
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn741734698
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harper pbk. ed.
Extent
x, 337 p.
Isbn
9780061451645
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps, ports
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn422763811
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn741734698

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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