St. Clair’s Defeat

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Despite its infamy, Custer’s Last Stand wasn’t the worst military defeat at the hands of Native Americans. That title goes to a conflict 85 years earlier—General Arthur St. Clair’s defeat at the Battle of the Wabash. After previous men’s failures, … Continue reading

Raid on Canada

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In the mid-19th century, Ireland’s discontent with British domination spread across the Atlantic and led to violent Irish-American raids on British North America (Canada). The Fenian Brotherhood was an Irish-American group whose goal was to secure Ireland’s freedom from Britain. More … Continue reading