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Stephen Watts Kearny, soldier of the West.

Dwight Lancelot Clarke

Stephen Watts Kearny, soldier of the West.

by Dwight Lancelot Clarke

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kearny, Stephen Watts, 1794-1848.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE403.1.K2 C5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 448 p.
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5827300M
    LC Control Number61015148

    Search for "Kearny S Dragoons Out West" Books in the Search Form now, and straight-arrow battlefield veterans such as Stephen Watts Kearny, who had fought Redcoats in but now negotiated treaties with Indian tribes and enforced the new order of the West. Drawing on soldiers’ journals and other never-before-used sources, Kearny’s. Dwight L. Clarke, author of Stephen Watts Kearny: Soldier of the West, is president of the Zamorano Club and a fellow of the California Historical Society. George Ruhlen, formerly post quartermaster at Fort Rosecrans where the deadFile Size: KB.

    biographer of John C. Fremont, described Kearny as a "grim marti net, a fighter without any mild or ingratiating qualities whatever." Justin Smith, who has done perhaps the most thorough research on 4 Dwight L. Clarke, Stephen Watts Kearny: Soldier of the West . Drawing on soldiers’ journals and other never-before-used sources, Kearny’s Dragoons Out West reconstructs this forgotten, often surprising moment in U.S. history. Under Kearny, the 1st Dragoons performed its mission through diplomacy and intimidation rather than violence, even protecting Indians from white settlers.

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Stephen Watts Kearny () was an important army officer who served in the War ofthe American West, the Mexican-American War, and the conquest of California. "uses scores of letters and unused original sources to write one of the best biographies of the Mexican War figure, " Tutorow, Mexican-American War: an annotated bibliography, p.

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Norman, University of Oklahoma Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: Stephen Watts Kearny; Stephen Watts Kearny: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Dwight L Clarke. General Philip Kearny, battle soldier of five wars including the conquest of the West by General Stephen Watts Kearny by Thomas Kearny.

Published by G.P. Putnam's sons in New York. Written in EnglishPages: Stephen Watts Kearny. Soldier of the West. Norman: Univ. Oklahoma Press, ().

xv, pp. Illus. with 16 b/w photos and 1 map. 8vo. Cloth with gilt titles. First edition. A very good copy, scattered foxing to endpapers, in a very good dust jacket. General Philip Kearny book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Stephen Watts Kearny (Aug -- Octo ), was one. Books Go Search EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Today's Deals Your Gift Cards Help Whole Foods Registry Sell Disability Customer Support.

Books Advanced Search New Releases Amazon. Also keeping it in the family is a joint biography the content of which I am also unfamiliar with, grandson Thomas Kearny's General Philip Kearny, Battle Soldier of Five Wars, Including the Conquest of the West by General Stephen Watts Kearny.

This study is a history of the 1st Dragoons from the unit's inception through the end of the U.S.-Mexican War. Along the way, it contrasts the leadership of Henry Dodge, the unit's first colonel, with that of Stephen Watts Kearny and charts the dragoons's tripartite mission of "exploration, conquest, and diplomacy" in the vast West."Drawing on soldiers’ journals and other never-before.

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Louis, Mo.), U.S. Army officer who conquered New Mexico and helped win California during the Mexican War (–48). After serving in the War ofKearny spent most of the next 30 years on frontier the beginning of the Mexican War, he was ordered to lead an expedition from Fort Leavenworth.

Stephen Watts Kearny was an American soldier. He served as a military Governor of New Mexico in and later as a civil governor of Vera Cruz and the city of Mexico. The stories of Kearny’s near-defeat at San Pasqual, the subsequent court marshal of Fremont, the gold rush, and subsequent growth of California as a state fill many books, but I find it strange that the only highway marker in our area that acknowledges the Army of the West is a U.S.

Forest Service sign at Emory Pass, some 25 miles north and west of the actual Kearny route. fornia with Kearny, still called somewhat absurdly now, The Army of the West.

As you know, this diminutive army fought a bloody battle at San Pasqual. Nearly everything about that fight has provoked contro­ versy. It took thirty-seven pages of the biography I wrote of General Stephen Watts Kearny to detail its many pros and cons.

Johnson Rare Books North Citrus Avenue Covina, CA View Bookseller Details; Ask a Question; STEPHEN WATTS KEARNY: Soldier of the West Clarke, Dwight L. Buy Direct. Price: USD. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, p. 16 pp. illustrations, with a two-page map. The only full-length biography of one of the.

The only full-length biography of Kearny is Dwight Clarke, Stephen Watts Kearny: Soldier of the West (). The standard history of the Mexican War is Justin Harvey Smith, The War with Mexico (2 .Reviews of Books Stephen Watts Kearny: Soldier of the West.

By DWIGHT L. CLARKE. (Norman, University of Oklahoma Press, xv + pp. $) During the early years of the republic, Stephen Watts Kearny played a prominent role in westward expansion.

From tohis career touched every significant military undertaking in the trans.Stephen Watts Kearny: Soldiers of the West. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, First Edition. pp. Octavo [ cm] Gray cloth with the title on the backstrip.

Very good/Very good. Gentle rubbing to the extremities of the jacket. With a small closed tear to the head of the rear panel.