HIST 209

  1. Which American general led one of the great manuever campaigns in U.S military history with his march from the east coast of Mexico City at Vera Cruz to Mexico CIty culminating in the capture of the latter place in September 1847?
    Winfield Scott
  2. What mid-ninteenth century steam powered innovation in land transportation technology was to revolutionize logistics during the american civil war?
    The railroad
  3. What two mid-ninteenth century innovations in the technology of shoulder arms transformed the battlefields of the civil war into killing grounds like no one had ever seen?
    The percussion cap system of ignition and "minie ball" ammunition
Author
Anonymous
ID
138623
Card Set
HIST 209
Description
Military History
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