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Barres, Joseph Frederick Wallet des (1722-1824) A Sketch of the battle near Camden in South Carolina, August 16, 1780

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03103.14 Author/Creator: Barres, Joseph Frederick Wallet des (1722-1824) Place Written: London, England Type: Maps Date: 1780 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Nebenzahl, Battle Plans of the American Revolution, 89, who notes that the order of battle is correct while the terrain appears to be inaccurate.

People: Barres, Joseph Frederick Wallet des, 1722-1824.

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Keywords/Subjects: Revolutionary War, Geography and Natural History, Military History, Battle, Battle of Camden

Sub Era: The War for Independence