TITLE

A Fine Mess

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Military History;Jan2011, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author comments on the positive aspects of messiness in military history. According to the author, many important events in history have become inaccurate because they are oversimplified, important players are removed and other information is left out. The author discusses as an example the American Revolutionary War of 1775-1783.
ACCESSION #
54943464

 

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