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Winner of the 2010 Robert M. Utley Award from the Western background AssociationAs the fledgling state seemed west to the land past the Appalachian Mountains, it became to the military to improve and protect its nationwide pursuits. Clashing with Spain, Britain, France, Mexico, the Confederacy, and Indians during this pursuit of enlargement, the army's disasters and successes alternately not on time and hastened western migration.
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In 1948, simply because the chilly struggle used to be settling into the shape it can keep for almost part a century, significant antagonists the USA and the USSR begun maneuvering right into a sequence of dangerously opposed encounters. difficulty had damaged out in Poland and Czechoslovakia, however it was once in Germany, which were on the center of global Wars One and , that the 1st almost certainly explosive disagreement constructed.
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