Military history

Fields of Battle: The Wars for North America

Fields of Battle: The Wars for North America

At once a grand tour of the battlefields of North America and an unabashedly personal tribute to the military prowess of an essentially unwarlike people, Fields of Battle spans more than two centuries and the expanse of a continent to show how the immense spaces of North America shaped the wars that were fought on its soil. of photos.

Chapter 1. One Englishman’s America - America at a Distance

Chapter 1. One Englishman’s America - Americans at First Hand

Chapter 1. One Englishman’s America - American Friendships

Chapter 1. One Englishman’s America - An American Journey

Chapter 1. One Englishman’s America - America After Twenty Years

Chapter 1. One Englishman’s America - An Evening with the President

Chapter 2. The Forts of New France - French America

Chapter 2. The Forts of New France - Europe, Native America, and the Fur Trade

Chapter 2. The Forts of New France - The Fall of New France

Chapter 3. The Fort at Yorktown - The War in the North

Chapter 3. The Fort at Yorktown - The War in the South

Chapter 4. Fortifying the Confederacy - American Geography and the Civil War

Chapter 4. Fortifying the Confederacy - The Peninsular Campaign

Chapter 5. Forts on the Plains - Emigration and the Great Plains

Chapter 5. Forts on the Plains - The Indians of the Great Plains

Chapter 5. Forts on the Plains - The Army on the Plains

Chapter 5. Forts on the Plains - Custer’s Last Stand

Chapter 6. Flying Fortresses