HST 345: War & Society Amer 1500-1865
Prerequisite: Course not open to Freshmen
General Education requirement: Cultural & Artistic Literacy
Focuses on North America from European contact era to the end of the U.S. Civil War, and examines patterns of conflict among Europeans, Native Americans, and post-colonial American societies. Course material includes developments in "new world" strategies, tactics, and technologies, emphasizing the effects of war on societies, and how societies in turn shape warfare.