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Life in Custer's Cavalry free pdf Albert and Jennie Barnitz 'were both perceptive, articulate individuals who fully realized that they were involved in fascinating historically important events. They have left a record of frontier military life that can scarcely be matched elsewhere...Historian and buff alike will find this volume both enlightening and entertaining' - Paul A. Hutton, "Journal of American History". 'The reader will come to like Albert and Jennie Barnitz, whose letters trigger a time machine in which we come to know a good deal more about Life in Custer's Cavalry' - "Montana".'Albert Barnitz...served with Custer's famed Seventh Cavalry for four years, 1867-70 ...In 1867 Albert and Jennie (Platt), both of Ohio, married and headed for the Kansas frontier. Four months later the growing perils of Indian clashes forced her to return east...[Their] letters and diaries, dated from January 17, 1867, to February 10, 1869, are vivid and accurate...[They] provide a keen picture of life in the Seventh Cavalry, both in garrison and field, immediately after the Civil War' - "The Historian". Editor Robert Utley's books available in Bison Books editions include "Billy the Kid: A Short and Violent Life"- "Frontier Regulars: The United States Army and the Indian, 1866-1891"- and, "Frontiersmen in Blue: The United States Army and the Indian, 1848-1865".

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Editor Robert Utley's books available in Bison Books editions include "Billy the Kid: A Short and Violent Life"- "Frontier Regulars: The United States Army and the Indian, 1866-1891"- and "Frontiersmen in Blue: The United States Army and the Indian, 1848-1865."

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Author : Albert Barnitz
Publisher : University of Nebraska Press
Data Published : 01 June 1987
ISBN : 0803295537
EAN : 9780803295537
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 302 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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