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Foley, Jack

Overview
Works: 277 works in 349 publications in 1 language and 1,595 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Animal films  History  Melodrama  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Educational films  Documentary films  Filmed lectures 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Director, Editor, Performer, Proofreader, Producer
Classifications: PN1995.9.S87, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jack Foley
Gettysburg( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in English and held by 122 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 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saving Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 91 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
The battle of Chancellorsville( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 73 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
Visions & affiliations : a California literary time line : poets & poetry, 1940-2005 by Jack Foley( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 67 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 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Foley is doing great things in articulating the poetic consciousness of San Francisco. --Lawrence Ferlinghetti
Spotsylvania( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 56 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
Atlanta by Gideon Fairman( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 55 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 American Civil War by Gary W Gallagher( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 46 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
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

The battle of Manassas : (Bull Run)( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 43 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 42 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
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

Jack Foley documents the heated debate that surrounds literary California. When Dana Gioia, the author of "Can Poetry Matter?," published his provocative essay, "Fallen Western Star: The Decline of San Francisco as a Literary Region," he knew that certain quarters would be up in arms. Prominent California literati were quick to defend the San Francisco Scene and wrote articles attacking Gioia. Others attacked the attackers. The entire exhilarating, sometimes hilarious exchange appears in this book
New poetry from California : Dead, Requiem by Ivan Argüelles( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adrift by Jack Foley( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exiles by Jack Foley( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All : a James Broughton reader by James Broughton( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saint James : e-mail t(w)o, epistorary artifices 3/98-4/98 by Jack Foley( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vicksburg( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

When a young boy visits his grandfather in Vicksburg, Mississippi he is treated to a delightful tour of Vicksburg, including antebellum homes, the riverboat, "Sprague," the Military Park, the Old Court House Museum, the Waterways Experiment Station, and other places of interest
 
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Visions & affiliations : a California literary time line : poets & poetry, 1940-2005
Alternative Names
Foley, John 1940-

Jack Foley Amerikaans taalkundige

جک فولی زبان‌شناس و مترجم آمریکایی

Languages
English (46)

Covers
The "Fallen Western Star" wars : a debate about literary CaliforniaAll : a James Broughton reader