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Behind the guns : the history of Battery I, 2nd Regiment, Illinois Light Artillery

Author: Thaddeus C S Brown; Samuel J Murphy; William G Putney; Clyde C Walton
Publisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2000.
Series: Shawnee classics.
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Much has been written of the infantry and the cavalry during the Civil War, but little attention has been paid the artillery. Through the battles of Chickamauga and Missionary Ridge in 1863 and the Atlanta Campaign of 1864 and with General Sherman's forces on the famous March to the Sea, the acts of a courageous fighting group are vividly recounted in Behind the Guns: The History of Battery I, 2nd Regiment, Illinois  Read more...
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Brown, Thaddeus C.S., 1838-1927.
Behind the guns.
Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2000
(DLC) 00029164
(OCoLC)43694321
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thaddeus C S Brown; Samuel J Murphy; William G Putney; Clyde C Walton
ISBN: 0585468311 9780585468310 9780809390373 080939037X 9780809390373
OCLC Number: 53079882
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxv, 180 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Cover; Book Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Maps; Foreword; Preface; 1. Battery I is Mustered into Service; 2. Early Campaigns and Garrison Duty; 3. The Battle of Perryville; 4. The Bloody Battle of Chickamauga; 5. The Atlanta Campaign; 6. With Sherman to the Sea; 7. The End of the War: Aftermath; Appendix 1: Life in Rebel Prisons; Appendix 2: Personnel of Battery I; Appendix 3: A Song of Battery I; Index; The Shawnee Classics Series; Back Cover.
Series Title: Shawnee classics.
Responsibility: Thaddeus C.S. Brown, Samuel J. Murphy, William G. Putney ; edited with a foreword by Clyde C. Walton ; preface by W.G. Putney.
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Much has been written of the infantry and cavalry of the American Civil War, but this volume provides a regimental history of a light artillary unit discussing the variety of weapons used by the unit  Read more...

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