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Privilege vs. equality
Robert P. Wettemann

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Privilege vs. equality
civil-military relations in the Jacksonian era, 1815-1845
Robert P. Wettemann, Jr.

Published 2009 by Praeger Security International in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

The spirit of New Orleans : regulars vs. volunteers, 1815-1845
Providing for the common defense : the government, the people, and the American military
Egalitarianism vs. aristocracy : officers and civilians
Binding the republic together : the Army, internal improvements, and Jacksonian nationalism
Blue, red, and white : the Army, the Indian, and the common man
Frontiersmen in blue : the Army and American society, 1815-1845
Documents: President James Monroe's views on national defense, December 1817, first inaugural address
Secretary of War John C. Calhoun's report on the reduction of the Army, 12 December 1820
"Section 1 - Rank and command, article 2 - Base of discipline" from Systems of martial law, and field service, and police, 26 December 1820
Circular letter of the secretary of war, of 11th July 1826, on the subject of the militia
Captain John Stuart to Secretary of War Lewis Cass, May 1833
Wau-Bun : the early day in the Northwest, by F. Juliette Kinzie. 1873
Remarks of Mr. David W. Dickinson (of Tennessee) in opposition to the military academy, delivered in the House of Representatives, on Saturday, June 14th, 1834
Excerpt from General order no. 69, 13 October 1836
"The Army and the people" / by "Sam Jones," Army and Navy chronicle, 24 October 1839.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

In war and in peace : U.S. civil-military relations
Other Titles
Privilege versus equality


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
E381 .W48 2009

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

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Internet Archive
9780275986032, 9780313049583
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