"The Blood Be Upon Your Head": Tarleton and the Myth of Buford’s Massacre
History & Philosophy
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.
Piecuch, J. (2010). The Blood Be Upon Your Head: Tarleton and The Myth of Buford's massacre: The Battle of The Waxhaws, May 29, 1780. Charleston, S.C: Southern Campaigns of the American Revolution Press.