Francis Parkman Quote: “Fort Leavenworth is in fact no…”

Fort Leavenworth is in fact no fort, being without defensive works, except two block-houses.

Francis Parkman


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Name: Francis Parkman
Profession: Historian
Nationality: American
Birthday: September 16, 1823
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