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Foley, Jack

Overview
Works: 295 works in 345 publications in 1 language and 1,714 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Film serials  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Narrator, Director, Performer, Proofreader, Editor, Producer
Classifications: E475.53, 790.1350973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jack Foley
Gettysburg ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lee's Army of Northern Virginia and Meade's Army of the Potomac met in combat at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 1-3, 1863
Organizing leisure and human services by Frank Benest ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shiloh ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Albert Sidney Johnston's attack at dawn on Ulysses S. Grant's troops near the Tennessee River nearly cost Grant's career. Grant's army rallys around Don Carlos Buell's reinforcements and drives back confederate forces
Chancellorsville ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lee and Jackson continued to defeat every Union general and the Rebels won their greatest battle at Chancellorsville even though outnumbered 2 to 1. But Jackson was killed during the battle, just as the crucial Gettysburg campaign was approaching
Spotsylvania ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chronicle of the opening rounds in General Grant's spring campaign of 1864. After 3 years of civil war, President Lincoln believed he had a general who could defeat the Confederacy and restore the Union. Ulysses S. Grant would personally direct the campaign against Robert E. Lee in Virginia. His huge Army of the Potomac started south, but Lee attacked first, catching the Federals in the dense forests of the Wilderness where his smaller army fought Grant to a standstill. Grant continued south, there would be no turning back
Visions & affiliations : a California literary time line : poets & poetry, 1940-2005 by Jack Foley ( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
O powerful western star : poetry & art in California by Jack Foley ( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Foley is doing great things in articulating the poetic consciousness of San Francisco. --Lawrence Ferlinghetti
Atlanta ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sherman leads his army to Atlanta. Includes exclusive scenes from the 125th anniversary re-enactment of the battles for Atlanta held in September, 1989. Sherman begins his "march to the sea" and it is the beginning of the end for the Confederacy
The battle of Manassas (Bull Run) ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amateur armies collided at Bull Run Creek on July 21, 1861, resulting in humiliating defeat of the Union Army. "Stonewall" Jackson emerged as one of the South's ablest generals
Appomattox ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seige and surrender in the early spring of 1865. Union general Ulysses S. Grant hammered lee's Army of Northern Virginia in to a shadow of its former self. During the winter of 1864-65 the armies suffered in the trenches around Richmond and Petersburg. finally Lee tried to break out. Grant pursued, fighting at Sayler's Creek resulted in the capture of almost a third of Lee's troops. Lee realised the end had come and surrended his valiant army at Appomattox on April 9, 1865
Vicksburg ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vicksburg "Jewel of the Mississippi," key to the Confederacy. In April 1862, Union Admiral Farragut captures New Orleans. Ordered to take Vicksburg, his ships could do nothing against defenses that included 300-foot cliffs. Then came Ulysses S. Grant, controversial victor of Shiloh. After months of unsuccessful attempts to penetrate the Mississippi swamps, he cut loose from his supply lines and conducted a masterful campaign that resulted in the siege and surrender of the city on July 4, 1863. It was a major turning point of the war
1st Manassas amateurs collide at Bull Run 1861 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amateur armies collided at Bull Run Creek on July 21, 1861, resulting in humiliating defeat of the Union Army. "Stonewall" Jackson emerged as one of the South's ablest generals
Franklin ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Bell Hood leads his army back to Tennessee in a desperate a ttempt to draw Sherman away from Atlanta. Includes exclusive scenes from the 125th anniversary re-enactment of the Battle of Franklin, Tennessee held in 1989. In the autumn of 1864, prospects for the Western Confederacy were bleak. Atlanta had fallen, the Mississippi was in Union hands, and the Gulf ports were closed. John Bell Hood had other plans - march back into Tennessee to draw Sherman away from Atlanta. Hood marched his army into defeat, while Sherman marched to the sea
Foley's books : California rebels, beats, and radicals by Jack Foley ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
America's Civil War ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Features authentic re-enactments on actual battle sites of major Civil War conflicts ... brings to life the events of a war that still influences our lives today."--Container
Adrift by Jack Foley ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The "Fallen Western Star" wars : a debate about literary California ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New poetry from California : Dead, Requiem by Ivan Argüelles ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exiles by Jack Foley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Perils of Pauline ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve episodes of a matinee serial with all the elements of the classic cliffhanging serial: snakes, explosions, kidnappings, collapsing buildings, bizarre native rituals, mysterious treasure hunts, non-stop excitement and a grand sense of fun. Includes ambitious spectacle, cleverly-plotted intrigue and edge-of-the seat cliffhanging suspense. Not rated
 
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Alternative Names
Foley, John, 1940-
Languages
English (38)
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