Title

"The Blood Be Upon Your Head": Tarleton and the Myth of Buford’s Massacre

Department

History & Philosophy

Document Type

Book

Publication Date

2010

Abstract

Covers the American Revolutionary War's Battle of the Waxhaws, which is sometimes called Buford's Defeat, on May 29, 1780. Clash between Col. Abraham Buford of Virginia and British Lt. Col. Banastre Tarleton.