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By Matthew Strange

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ISBN-13: 9781422217788

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From an remoted and inward-looking new country clinging to the East Coast, the US within the 1800s grew in measurement, energy, and army may well. From the conflict of 1812 to the century-long campaigns of conquest opposed to local American peoples, territorial growth via conflict with Mexico to the good nationwide tragedy that was once the Civil warfare, American infantrymen and sailors cast a practice of delight and heroism that's a part of our nationwide historical past. occasionally erroneous, occasionally really encouraged, nineteenth-century the US produced a few of the maximum army leaders and witnessed a few of the bloodiest battles in our heritage. backstage, and sometimes ignored in our reliable histories, the lifetime of America's citizen infantrymen used to be a difficult and brutal one. Patriotism, heroism, and human folly all mix within the tale of the roots of America's upward thrust to the prestige of worldwide army power.

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