To Compel With Armed Force: A Staff Ride Handbook for the Battle of Tippecanoe is for anyone who wants to learn about the Battle of Tippecanoe. The staff ride method is an exciting way to study historical events. It puts history in context so learners can glean relevant lessons for today.
The book is popular with educators, historians, and casual readers. It played a prominent role as a reference during the 200th anniversary celebration of the battle. The Tippecanoe County Historical Association, Senior ROTC Cadets, 151st Infantry Regiment, and living history participants were all using To Compel With Armed Force as a reference.