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A diary of battle : the personal journals of colonel Charles S. Wainwright, 1861-1865

Author: Charles S Wainwright; Allan Nevins
Publisher: New York : Da Capo Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Da Capo Press edView all editions and formats
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"When Colonel Charles S. Wainwright (1826--1907), later a brevet brigadier general, was commissioned in the First New York Artillery Regiment of the Army of the Potomac in October 1861, he began a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Diaries
History
Personal narratives
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wainwright, Charles S. (Charles Shiels).
Diary of battle.
New York : Da Capo Press, 1998
(OCoLC)607188568
Online version:
Wainwright, Charles S. (Charles Shiels).
Diary of battle.
New York : Da Capo Press, 1998
(OCoLC)608376492
Named Person: Charles S Wainwright; Charles S Wainwright
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles S Wainwright; Allan Nevins
ISBN: 0306808463 9780306808463
OCLC Number: 37742403
Notes: Originally published: New York : Harcourt, 1962.
Description: xxiv, 549 pages : maps ; 21 cm
Contents: * Introduction: Wainwright and the Artillery * The Clearing of the Potomac * Opening the Peninsular Campaign * The First Battle: Williamsburg * The Advance on Richmond * From Popes Disaster to McClellans Restoration * Antietam and After * Burnside Replaces McClellan: Fredericksburg * Hooker Reorganizes the Army: Camp Gaieties * Chancellorsville and After * Lee Invades Pennsylvania * Gettysburg * A Time for Meditation * Meade and Lee at Hide-and-Seek * The Advent of Grant * The Battles of the Wilderness and Spotsylvania * Cold Harbor: Grant Moves to the James * Siege Lines Before Petersburg: The Mine * Bringing Lee to Bay * The Final Campaigns * Epilogue: The Grand Review * Appendix: Officers of the First New York Light Artillery
Responsibility: edited by Allan Nevins ; new foreword by Stephen W. Sears.
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