Encyclopedia of Battles in North America 1517-1916

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This resource offers comprehensive coverage of battles from all wars and conflicts in North America from the first European landings to the 20th century. It provides descriptions of 400 individual battles that explain the context of the engagement, the opposing forces and commanders, for example. Among the battles profiled are: Champoton: Mexico, Spanish conquest (1517); Jamestown: Virginia, Bacon's Rebellion (1676); Fort Lee (Fort Constitution): New Jersey, American Revolution (1776); Sitka: Alaska, Russian-Indian War (1804); Monterrey: Mexico, Mexican-American War (1846); Gettysburg: Pennsylvania, American Civil War (1863); and Celaya: Mexico, Mexican Revolution (1915).