Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press (April 15, 1975)
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The quantity and diversity of forts and posts, including adjustments of place, identify, and designation, have posed puzzling difficulties for college kids of western background. Now Robert W. Frazer has ready a scientific directory of all presidios and armed forces forts, that have been ever, at any time and in any experience, so designated.The lists of posts are prepared alphabetically in the obstacles of current states. Pertinent details is integrated for every castle: date of firm, place, and explanation for institution; identify, rank, and army unit of the individual setting up the submit; foundation of the publish identify and alterations in identify and site; current prestige or date of abandonment; and disposition of any current army reservation. A map for every nation indicates the positioning of the posts mentioned. a primary reference for historians, Forts of the West will turn out important to readers of western background besides.