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Gramm, Kent

Overview
Works: 14 works in 51 publications in 1 language and 6,699 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  War fiction  Poetry  Periodicals  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ3.S616, 973.7349
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Most widely held works about Kent Gramm
 
Most widely held works by Kent Gramm
Somebody's darling : essays on the Civil War by Kent Gramm( )

13 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 2,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his latest book, Kent Gramm examines the meaning of the Civil War experience in our lives and explores philosophical and personal aspects of the War that lie outside the scope of traditional historical study. He probes the meaning of Gettysburg, the Wilderness, and Antietam; the lives of U.S. Grant, Robert E. Lee, O.O. Howard, and Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce; and the legacy of the unknown participant, "somebody's darling," for whom the war would come to encompass all things. The Iron Brigade appear
Manassas; a novel of the war by Upton Sinclair( )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allan Montague, a slavery supporter from Mississippi, travels to Boston with his father on business and meets several abolitionists, upon which he turns against slavery and eventually ends up at the Battle of Manassas on the side of the North
Gettysburg : a meditation on war and values by Kent Gramm( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is, in effect, the story of two battlefields: Gettysburg during July 1863 and Gettysburg during the 1990s. Following Thoreau's dictum that "it is the province of the historian to find out, not what was, but what is," the author has searched for contemporary America among the famous places of Gettysburg's historic landscape: McPherson's Woods and the Seminary, where the Iron Brigade made its decisive last stand and defined the economics of glory; the town itself, now a monument to the grim struggle of the past and the commercialism of the present; Cemetery Hill, where German gunners defended their pieces with rammers, water buckets, and unintelligible oaths; Seminary Ridge, where a young division commander pondered the meaning of the war and the will of God; Little Round Top, where the 15th Alabama nearly accomplished the humanly impossible; the Peach Orchard, where determination and heroism saved a day that, in the words of Bruce Catton, "needed a lot of saving"; the wheat field, where a Yankee colonel got a deathly glimpse of his future; the field of Pickett's Charge, where Lee's chief lieutenant first had to fight out his own lonely battle, and where a doomed and disgraced general then fought and won his battle with history and honor; and finally the battlefield after July 4 - the aceldama, the field of blood
Battle : the nature and consequences of Civil War combat( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the unpleasant realities of marked combat in the Civil War
Clare by Kent Gramm( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gettysburg : this hallowed ground by Kent Gramm( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gettysburg is a paradox: Now still, beautiful, and filled with visitors, this national military park serves as a powerful reminder of the clash of armies and the ferocious battles that were fought here nearly 150 years ago. Gettysburg: This Hallowed Ground explores the battleground through the contemporary photographs of National Merlt Awarded-win
Sharpsburg : a civil war narrative by Kent Gramm( )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Civil War, sometimes called ""The American Iliad, "" is an epic of violence, rage, bravery, and love, whose echoes still can be heard. America's bloodiest day was September 17, 1862--the Battle of Antietam, or Sharpsburg, which enabled President Lincoln to issue a proclamation freeing all slaves in the rebellious states. The battle's story is told here by two soldiers: a Yankee, who fights for union, justice, and equality; and a Rebel, for whom the war is a battle for freedom. Both voices still haunt today's struggles over race, rights, and the flag
Psalms for the Poor by Kent Gramm( )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psalms for the Poor talk back to the blunt and beautiful phrases of the King James Bible. Sometimes personal, sometimes political, the original Psalms complain, question, curse, and adore: ""Why do the wicked prosper?"" ""When I consider the moon and the stars, "" ""My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?"" ""The Lord is my shepherd, "" ""But I am poor and needy."" Luther's last words were, ""We are beggars."" These poems are for the world's poor, and for the pauper in each of us
Prayer of jesus : a reading of the Lord's prayer by Kent Gramm( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psalms for skeptics (101-150) by Kent Gramm( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

November : Lincoln's elegy at Gettysburg by Kent Gramm( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In November, he asks us to seek a path toward the "new birth of freedom" that Lincoln envisioned at Gettysburg."--Jacket
GETTYSBURG : the living and the dead by Kent Gramm( Book )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Alabama Review : A Quarterly Journal of Alabama History( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Logos & the critic( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Somebody's darling : essays on the Civil War
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Manassas; a novel of the warGettysburg : a meditation on war and valuesBattle : the nature and consequences of Civil War combatGettysburg : this hallowed groundNovember : Lincoln's elegy at Gettysburg
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English (51)