Forts of the West
Mason Crest Publishers | 2003 | ISBN: 1590840712 | English | 70 pages | PDF | 17 MB
As America pushed west during the 19th century, forts were built along the wild frontier. These forts served many purposes. Some were outposts that explorers of the West could use as bases. Others showed the US Army's strength. This title looks at several important forts built at key periods in American history.