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History Matters: Young Spanish military leader got the job done

Dr. Gary Joiner
Dr. Gary Joiner
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Dr. Gary Joiner

Spanish military leader Don Bernardo de Gàlvez was heralded by French Creoles as one of the greatest Frenchmen of colonial times. Commentator Gary Joiner says nationality aside, Louisiana owes Gàlvez a debt of gratitude.