TITLE

The Generals: Andrew Jackson, Sir Edward Pakenham, and the Road to the Battle of New Orleans

AUTHOR(S)
Musteen, Jason R.
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Parameters: U.S. Army War College;Summer2006, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p142
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the book "The Generals: Andrew Jackson, Sir Edward Pakenham and the Road to the Battle of New Orleans," by Benton Rain Patterson.
ACCESSION #
21101083

 

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