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Great Civil War heroes and their battles

Author: Walton H Rawls
Publisher: New York : Abbeville Press, ©1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Provides portraits and background information for important Union and Confederate leaders, and describes each officer's most important battles.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Personal narratives
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Great Civil War heroes and their battles.
New York : Abbeville Press, ©1985
(OCoLC)653422097
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walton H Rawls
ISBN: 0896595226 9780896595224
OCLC Number: 11728368
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 303 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Contents: Generals and Admirals of the Union: Ulysses Simpson Grant --
Nathaniel Prentiss Banks --
Don Carlos Buell --
Ambrose Everett Burnside --
Benjamin Franklin Butler --
David Glasgow Farragut --
Andrew Hull Foote --
James Abram Garfield --
Quincy Adams Gillmore --
Henry Wager Halleck --
Winfield Scott Hancock --
Joseph Hooker --
Oliver Otis Howard --
John Alexander Logan --
Nathaniel Lyon --
George Brinton McClellan --
Irvin McDowell --
George Gordon Meade --
David Dixon Porter --
William Starke Rosecrans --
Winfield Scott --
John Sedgwick --
Philip Henry Sheridan --
William Tecumseh Sherman --
Franz Sigel. Generals and admirals of the Confederacy: Robert Edward Lee --
Pierre Gustave Toutant de Beauregard --
Braxton Bragg --
John Cabell Breckinridge --
Jubal Anderson Early --
Richard Stoddert Ewell --
Nathan Bedford Forrest --
John Brown Gordon --
Wade Hampton --
William Joseph Hardee --
Ambrose Powell Hill --
John Bell Hood --
Thomas Jonathan Jackson --
Albert Sidney Johnston --
Joseph Eggleston Johnston --
Edmund Kirby Smith --
James Longstreet --
John Bankhead Magruder --
John Hunt Morgan --
John Clifford Pemberton --
George Edward Pickett --
Leonidas Polk --
Sterling Price --
Raphael Semmes --
James Ewell Brown Stuart. Battles included: Fall of Fort Sumter, South Carolina --
Battle of Big Bethel, Virginia --
Engagement at Bealington, Virginia --
Battle of Rich Mountain, West Virginia --
Battle of Bull Run, or Manassas, Virginia --
Battle of Wilson's Creek, or Oak Hill, Missouri --
Siege of Lexington, Missouri --
Battle of Mill Springs, or Logan's Crossroads, Kentucky --
Battle of Roanoke Island, North Carolina --
Battle of Fort Donelson, Tennessee --
Battle of Pea Ridge, or Elkhorn Tavern, Arkansas --
USS Monitor vs. CSS Merrimack --
Peninsula Campaign, Virginia --
Battle of Shiloh, or Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee --
Surrender at Tiptonville, Tennessee --
Fall of Fort Pulaski, Georgia --
USS Varuna vs. CSS Breckinridge --
Surrender of New Orleans --
Battle of Williamsburg, Virginia --
Battle of Fair Oaks, or Seven Pines, Virginia --
Battle of Harrisonburg, Virginia --
Battle of Cross Keys, Virginia --
Battle of White Oak Swamp, Virginia --
Battle of Malvern Hill, Birginia --
Battle of Cedar Mountain, Virginia --
Second Battle of Bull Run, or Manassas, Virginia --
Battle of South Mountain, Maryland --
Battle of Harper's Ferry, Virginia --
Battle of Antietam, or Sharpsburg, Maryland --
Battle of Corinth, Mississippi --
Battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia --
Battle of Stones River, Tennessee --
Battle of Kelly's Ford, Virginia --
Battle of Chancellorsville, Virginia --
Battle of Champion's Hill, Mississippi --
Occupation of Baton Rouge, Louisiana --
Battle of Brandy Station, Virginia --
Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania --
Siege of Vicksburg, Mississippi --
Battle of Fort Wagner, South Carolina --
Battle of Chickamauga, Tennessee --
Battle of Chattanooga, Tennessee --
Battle of Lookout Mountain, Tennessee --
Battle of Missionary Ridge, Tennessee --
Battle of Fort Sanders, Tennessee --
Battle of Olustee, or Ocean Pond, Florida --
Battle of Fort Pillow, Tennessee --
Battle of the Wilderness, Virginia --
Battle of Spotsylvania, Virginia --
Battle of Resaca, Georgia --
Battle of Cold Harbor, Virginia --
Battle of Kennesaw Mountain, Georgia --
Battle of Atlanta, Georgia --
Battle of Jonesboro, Georgia --
Battle of Opequon, or Winchester, Virginia --
Battle of Cedar Creek, Virginia --
Battle of Franklin, Tennessee --
Battle of Nashville, Tennessee --
Capture of Fort Fisher, North Carolina --
Battle of Five Forks, Virginia --
Fall of Petersburg, Virginia --
Ecavuation of Richmond, Virginia.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Walton Rawls.

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Provides portraits and background information for important Union and Confederate leaders, and describes each officer's most important battles.

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