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Fort Leavenworth: Gateway to the West

Fort Leavenworth: Gateway to the West Quantity in Basket: None
Code: 329
Price: $8.95
Shipping Weight: 0.57 pounds
By J. Patrick Hughes

As the frontier was settled, the U.S. Army established a network of forts across the Kansas prairie. Their presence, and the contributions of the troops stationed there, changed the state’s history. Most of the posts were closed by the end of the frontier period, but two remain open today.


124 pages, 6 x 9 inches, softcover

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