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The Rich Legacy of a Forgotten Founder
U.S. News and World Report
  • Paul D. Lockhart, Wright State University - Main Campus
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
6-27-2008
Abstract
The article discusses Friedrich Wilhelm August, the baron de Steuben, and how he made his way from Prussia to join George Washington's Continental Army in the revolutionary war against the British. Steuben's influential role in transforming the Continental Army, through training and officer regulations, and his subsequent role as the first inspector general of the U.S. Army are detailed in the article.
Citation Information
Paul D. Lockhart. "The Rich Legacy of a Forgotten Founder" U.S. News and World Report Vol. 145 Iss. 1 (2008) p. 45 - 46 ISSN: 00415537
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/paul_lockhart/1/