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The battle-pieces of Herman Melville

Author: Herman Melville; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
Publisher: New York : T. Yoseloff, [1963]
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Genre/Form: History
Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891.
Battle-pieces.
New York : T. Yoseloff, 1963
(OCoLC)568743161
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herman Melville; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
OCLC Number: 905339425
Notes: First ed. published in 1866 under title: Battle-pieces and aspects of the war.
Description: 302 pages : illustrations, map ; 27 cm
Contents: The portent --
Misgivings --
The conflict of convictions --
Apathy and enthusiasm --
The march into Virginia --
Lyon --
Ball's Bluff --
Dupont's round fight --
The stone fleet --
Donelson --
The Cumberland --
In the turret --
The Temeraire --
A utilitarian view of the Monitor's fight --
Shiloh --
The Battle for the Mississippi --
Malvern Hill --
The victor of Antietam --
Battle of Stone River, Tennessee --
Running the batteries --
Stonewall Jackson --
Stone Jackson, Ascribed to a Virginian --
Gettysburg --
The house-top --
Look-out Mountain --
Chattanooga --
The armies of the Wilderness --
On the photograph of a corps commander --
The swamp angel --
The battle for the bay --
Sheridan at Cedar Creek --
In the prison pen --
The college colonel --
The eagle of the blue --
A dirge for McPherson --
At the cannon's mouth --
The march to the sea --
The frenzy in the wake --
The fall of Richmond --
The surrender of Appomattox --
A canticle --
The martyr --
The coming storm --
Rebel color-bearers at Shiloh --
The muster --
Aurora-borealis --
The released rebel prisoner --
A grave near Petersburg, Virginia --
Formerly a slave --
The apparition --
Magnanimity baffled --
On the slain collegians --
America --
On the Home Guards --
Inscription for graves at Pea Ridge, Arkansas --
The fortitude of the North --
On the slain at Chickamauga --
The uninscribed monument --
On Sherman's men --
On the grave --
A requiem --
On a natural monument --
On Sherman's men --
On the grave --
A requiem --
On a natural monument --
Commemorative of a naval victory --
Presentation to the authorities --
The returned volunteer to his rifle --
The scout toward Aldie --
Lee in the capitol --
A meditation.
Responsibility: edited with introd. and notes by Hennig Cohen.

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