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In the hands of Providence : Joshua L. Chamberlain and the American Civil War

Author: Alice Rains Trulock
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a comprehensive biography of Civil War General Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain who commanded the Twentieth Maine Volunteer Infantry Regiment and traces his life and career that included campaigns at Antietam, Fredericksburg, and his brilliant charge on Little Round Top at Gettysburg on July 2, 1863.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Trulock, Alice Rains.
In the hands of Providence.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1992
(OCoLC)556090886
Online version:
Trulock, Alice Rains.
In the hands of Providence.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1992
(OCoLC)608815176
Named Person: Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain; Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain; Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain; Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alice Rains Trulock
ISBN: 0807820202 9780807820209 0807849804 9780807849804
OCLC Number: 24668912
Description: xxii, 569 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Foreword / Alan T. Nolan --
Prologue : 1913 --
The Union forever, hurrah boys, hurrah! --
What manner of men we will be --
The Twentieth Maine --
Death gardens, haunted by glorious ghosts --
Gettysburg : to the limits of the soul's ideal --
The country would not stand it if they knew --
In the hands of providence --
Soul of the lion --
Forward to the nation's second birth --
The passing of the armies --
And other songs in other keys --
Epilogue : 1913 revisited.
Responsibility: by Alice Rains Trulock.
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One can easily say that the definitive work on Joshua Chamberlain has now been done.James Robertson, "Richmond Times-Dispatch"

 
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