Kazimierz Pulaski and the birth of American cavalry

Zabecki, David T.
March 1997
Military History;Mar97, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p46
Profiles Kazimierz Pulaski, a soldier who is said to have spent his last years fighting for American independence. Wealth of the Pulaski family in Poland; Calvary tradition of Poland; Reputation of Pulaski as an aggressive military commander.


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