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  • Military History Magazine

    On Removing Seminoles

    Andrew Jackson’s policy of ‘Indian Removal’ ran into trouble in Florida—his name was Osceola. On Christmas morning 1837 Colonel Zachary Taylor and nearly 900 men—Regulars of the 1st, 4th and 6th Infantry regiments, plus 132...

  • AMERICA'S CIVIL WAR MAGAZINE

    Rebel Pariah: General Roswell Ripley

    General Roswell Ripley couldn’t get along with anyone. Not even Robert E. Lee. For nearly four years Roswell Sabine Ripley wore the wreath and three stars of a Confederate general officer, despite being an unmistakable Yankee by any...