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Jermann, Donald R.

Overview
Works: 3 works in 7 publications in 1 language and 588 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Trials, litigation, etc  Case studies  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E473.772, 973.78
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Donald R Jermann
Fitz-John Porter, scapegoat of Second Manassas the rise, fall and rise of the general accused of disobedience by Donald R Jermann( )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 336 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
Civil War battlefield orders gone awry : the written word and its consequences in 13 engagements by Donald R Jermann( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 184 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
Antietam : the lost order by Donald R Jermann( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 68 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"--Dust jacket
 
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Audience level: 0.60 (from 0.50 for Antietam : ... to 0.70 for Civil War ...)
Languages
English (7)
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