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George Armstrong Custer

George Armstrong Custer

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Published by Compass Point Books in Mankato .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL24297363M
ISBN 109780756525729
OCLC/WorldCa166866460

In June the Seventh Cavalry, led by the flamboyant General George Armstrong Custer, was vastly outnumbered in what was then Montana Territory by warriors of the Lakota and Cheyenne people.   From Wikipedia: Mo-nah-se-tah gave birth to a child in January , two months after the Washita battle. Cheyenne oral history tells that she also bore a second child, fathered by Custer in late Some historians, however, believe that Custer.

  A superb biography of George Armstrong Custer. When we learned American history in school, a few easily identifiable names stuck in our memory. George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, of course. Thomas Jefferson, FDR, and John F. Kennedy, probably (though Kennedy was after I’d .   In these days of political correctness George Armstrong Custer is an obvious target. Like so many of us who have trained hard for a profession, something you are really good at, it is a tough thing to put it down. Custer peaked early, unbelievably early. Six months after graduating West Point he was an officer engaged in the Civil by: 7.

George Armstrong Custer. New York, The Macmillan Company, (DLC) (OCoLC) Named Person: George A Custer; George A Custer: Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Frederick Samuel Dellenbaugh. George Armstrong Custer IV on Simon & Schuster - The Other Custers. Sign up and get a free eBook! Don't miss our eBook deals starting at $! categories. Audiobooks. Biography & Memoir. Book Club Favorites. Business & Economics Thank you for signing up, fellow book lover!


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Custer Victorious: The Civil War Battles of General George Armstrong Custer by Gregory J. Urwin and Lawrence A. Frost | May 1, out of 5 stars   A very entertaining romp, told in Commander McBragg style, by George Armstrong Custer, who, miraculously rescued and secreted away at the Little Big Horn, goes on, incognito, to liberate an oppressed town from desperados, with the help of dancing girls, Chinese acrobats, friendly Indians, and an ex-Confederate officer/5(22).

Books shelved as george-armstrong-custer: The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn by Nathaniel Philbrick, A Terrible G. This book on George Armstrong Custer is an attempt to whitewash the legends surrounding him.

The author discounts most historians when they don't agree with his beliefs. The title infers that the work will be about about the Battle of the Little Bighorn but is a glorification of Custer's life ignoring his character by blaming others for Custer /5.

George Armstrong Custer, (born December 5,New Rumley, Ohio, U.S.—died JLittle Bighorn River, Montana Territory), U.S. cavalry officer who distinguished himself in the American Civil War (–65) but later led his men to death in one of the most controversial battles in U.S.

history, the Battle of the Little Bighorn. George Armstrong Custer was a U.S. military officer and commander who rose to fame as a young officer during the American Civil War.

He gained further fame for. This lavishly illustrated volume reassesses and celebrates the life and legacy of the West’s most legendary figure, George Armstrong Custer, from “one of America’s great storytellers” (The Wall Street Journal).ON JGeneral George Armstrong Custer and his 7th Cavalry attacked a large Lakota Cheyenne village on the Little Bighorn River in Montana ed on: Octo Where the Rivers Ran Red by author and artist Michael Donahue.

8 1/2″ x 11″ Over pages with historic photographs, original maps, and 7 never-before-published photographs, this book is a vivid portrayal of George Armstrong Custer and the Indian fights leading up to the Battle of the Little Bighorn. On a recent book tour to Kansas City, Missouri, Stiles talked with C&I about the complicated life of George Armstrong Custer.

Was he a tragic hero who died spreading civilization, or an arrogant. George Armstrong Custer, –76, American army officer, b.

New Rumley, Ohio, grad. West Point, Civil War Service Custer fought in the Civil War at the first battle of Bull Run, distinguished himself as a member of General McClellan's staff in the Peninsular campaign, and was made a brigadier general of volunteers in June, The youngest general in the Union army, Custer ably led a.

Ms. Barnett talked about her book, Touched by Fire: The Life, Death, and Mythic Afterlife of George Armstrong Custer, published by Henry Holt. George Armstrong Custer (–76) was an officer and cavalry commander during the Civil War and Indian Wars. Known for his personal daring and his aggressive approach to warfare, Custer led his entire unit to complete annihilation by a coalition /5(8).

Gen. George Armstrong Custer. likes. just a place to highlight the military career of George Armstrong CusterFollowers:   Since the Battle of Little Bighorn, George Armstrong Custer () has possessed one of the most unique places in American history. Although he was a capable cavalry officer who served honorably during the Civil War, he remains one of the most instantly identifiable and famous military men in American history due to the fact he was killed during one of the country's most well known and /5(5).

The Paperback of the Custer: The Life of General George Armstrong Custer by Jay Monaghan at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due Brand: UNP - Nebraska. The Custer Story: The Life and Intimate Letters of General George A. Custer and His Wife Elizabeth (Bison Book) George Armstrong Custer Published by University of Nebraska Press ().

George Armstrong Custer’s controversial life ended in an equally controversial death at the Little Bighorn. By Michael D. Hull. At daylight on April 9,the hard-pressed infantry of General Robert E.

Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia advanced against the Union Army’s 3rd Cavalry Division near Appomattox Court House, : Historynet Staff. Custer: The Life of General George Armstrong Custer Volume of A Bison book A Bison book, BB Bison Bks: Author: Jay Monaghan: Edition: illustrated, reprint: Publisher: U of Nebraska Press, ISBN:Length: pages: Subjects3/5(1).

George Armstrong Custer (December 5, - J ), one of the most mythologized figures in American history, was an United States Army officer and cavalry commander in the American Civil.

On a hot summer day inGeorge Armstrong Custer led the Seventh Cavalry to the most famous defeat in U.S.

military history. Outnumbered and exhausted, the Seventh Cavalry lost more than half of its men, and every soldier under Custer’s direct command was killed. It’s easy to understand why this tremendous defeat shocked the American public at the time. But with Custerology. Famous general of the American Civil War.

Even more so than the Civil War, Custer is best known for losing the Batlle of the Little BigHorn, where he and his troops were massacred by Sitting Bull.Reviews. Custer is a swiftly paced and compelling biography of the “Boy General” of the Civil War and the cavalry officer who led his men at Little Big Horn.

George Armstrong Custer was a fascinating American, a man of towering inconsistencies, who Schultz captures well in this finely written book. George Custer was an American commander and brevet general who fought in the American Civil War and was killed at Little Bighorn against Sitting Bull in Custer's Last :