TITLE

The struggle for Augusta in 1781witnessed military brilliance and the ugly settling of scores

AUTHOR(S)
Spach, John Thom
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Military History;Jun2003, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the battle between U.S. and British forces in Augusta, Georgia in 1781. Details of the attack on Fort Grierson by U.S. militiamen; Failure of the British counterattack on May 28; Analysis of the military strategies adopted by the warring factions; Difference between the treatment of adversaries by U.S. and British forces.
ACCESSION #
9492228

 

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