What did West Point look like in its early days?
Heavily illustrated with maps and graphics, this book chronicles the landscape history of the United States Military Academy's first three decades. Major buildings at West Point are described and maps and illustrations highlight the changes made during the period. This book will give you a better understanding of the era of Colonel Sylvanus Thayer and other early Academy leaders. Extensively researched but presented in an accessible way. Great for grads, parents, military historians, and future cadets.