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Jermann, Donald R.

Works: 4 works in 10 publications in 1 language and 570 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Trials, litigation, etc  Case studies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E470, 973.73
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Donald R Jermann
Civil War battlefield orders gone awry : the written word and its consequences in 13 engagements by Donald R Jermann( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This innovative volume examines 14 case studies in which the tide of battle turned on written orders, including Balls Bluff, Fredericksburg, Vicksburg, Gettysburg and Chickamauga. The importance of this seemingly clerical task, this work shows, equaled that of tactics, manpower, and supplies in determining the course of the Civil War"--Provided by publisher
Fitz-John Porter, scapegoat of Second Manassas : the rise, fall and rise of the general accused of disobedience by Donald R Jermann( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On August 30, 1862, the Confederate army inflicted a smashing defeat to the Union at Manassas. Charismatic Major General Fitz-John Porter was charged with disobedience of orders and shameful conduct before the enemy. But was Porter really guilty or was it he who saved the country from an even greater disaster?"--Provided by publisher
Antietam : the lost order by Donald R Jermann( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Robert E. Lee?s secret plan to capture Harpers Ferry fell into the hands of Gen. George B. McClellan, the annals of Civil War history were immediately scratched in stone. This book covers the time from the moment the plan reached McClellan?s hands to the reunion of Lee?s army hours later"--Jacket
Union General Gouverneur Warren : hero at Little Round Top, disgrace at Five Forks by Donald R Jermann( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Union Major General Gouverneur Warren participated in almost every major battle in the Civil War's Eastern Theater. He was held in such high esteem that he was often looked upon as the Union general most responsible for the victory at Gettysburg, and was considered the logical replacement for George Gordon Meade as commanding general of the Army of the Potomac. However, within days of the war's end he was relieved in disgrace on the battlefield by General Phil Sheridan. Warren spent the next fifteen years seeking the activation of a Court of Inquiry. This book is the story of that court"--
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Audience level: 0.34 (from 0.05 for Fitz-John ... to 0.63 for Union Gene ...)

Fitz-John Porter, scapegoat of Second Manassas : the rise, fall and rise of the general accused of disobedience
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Antietam : the lost order