First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor a Francis, an informa company.that Carrington had only 700 infantrymen and a handful of cavalry to maintain order in a region where Connor had been given 3, 000 cavalry. ... Luring a pursuit party beyond immediate support, they turned on it, and the soldiers barely escaped annihilation. ... This inaugurated what became known to history as the Red Cloud War (Hyde, 1987a, 139a40; Brown, 77a78). ... inadequate for the task of eviction, the Indians took matters into their own hands and began attacking the intruders.
|Title||:||The Plains Wars 1757-1900|
|Author||:||Charles M. Robinson III|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2004-01-18|