Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

Warfare and Society in Colonial North America and the Caribbean

October 6–8, 2006 • University of Tennessee


Sunday, October 8, 2006

8:30 a.m. Coffee in the Atrium • Book exhibits open in Room 401.
9:00–11:00 Session VII: Early American Ways of War

Chair: Wayne E. Lee, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

European and Native American Warfare as Cultural Synthesis
Armstrong Starkey, Adelphi University

The Literary and Military Career of Benjamin Church: Change and Continuity in Early American Warfare
Guy Chet, University of North Texas

The First Way of War
John Grenier, United States Air Force


Comment: Andrew R. L. Cayton, Miami University of Ohio

11:00–11:15 Refreshment break
11:15 a.m.–12:45 p.m.

Chair: R. Don Higginbotham, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill


Fred Anderson, University of Colorado, Boulder
Linda Colley, Princeton University

12:45 Conference adjourns