Автор: Bethanne Kelly Patrick Название: Forts of the West Издательство: Mason Crest Publishers Год: 2003 Формат: PDF Страниц: 70 Язык: English Размер: 17 MB
As America pushed west during the 19th century, forts were built along the wild frontier. These forts served many purposes. Some were outposts that explorers of the West could use as bases. Others showed the US Army's strength. This title looks at several important forts built at key periods in American history.