River War

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Timeline Of United States Military Operations - Battles With The Native Americans
... See also American Indian Wars, Indian massacres Frontier warfare during the American Revolution, which included Chickamauga Wars (1776–94) Battle of Oriskany (17 ...
Texas–Indian Wars - The Final Years of The Plains Tribes: 1865–1875 - The Red River War
... In history books, the Red River War officially began on July 20, 1874 ... The “Red River War,” as it was called, led to the end of the culture and way of life for the Southern Plains tribes and brought an end to the Plains tribes, as a people ... The campaign of the Red River War was fought during a time when buffalo hunters were hunting the great American Bison nearly to extinction ...
The River War
... The River War An Historical Account of the Reconquest of the Soudan is an 1899 book by Winston Churchill, concerning his experiences as a British Army officer, during the Mahdist War in Sudan ... The River War was Churchill's second published book after The Story of the Malakand Field Force, and originally filled two volumes with over 1000 pages ... The River War was subsequently abridged to one volume in 1902 ...

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    Many of our German friends before the war would come as our guest to hunt wild pig. I refused to invite Goering. I could not tolerate his killing a wild pig— seemed too much like brother against brother.
    Joseph L. Mankiewicz, U.S. director, screenwriter. Joseph L. Mankiewicz. Countess (Danielle Darrieux)

    In order to get to East Russet you take the Vermont Central as far as Twitchell’s Falls and change there for Torpid River Junction, where a spur line takes you right into Gormley. At Gormley you are met by a buckboard which takes you back to Torpid River Junction again.
    Robert Benchley (1889–1945)