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The L & N Railroad in the Civil War : a vital north-south link and the struggle to control it

Author: Dan Lee
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This history recounts the numerous military events along the L & N in the years 1861 through 1865, and also examines the still-resonant theme of the relationship between a major corporation and the government during a time of national crisis"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dan Lee
ISBN: 9780786461578 0786461578
OCLC Number: 659753679
Description: ix, 214 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction --
The journey begins, 1850-1860 --
The end of peace, 1860-1861 --
The federals advance --
The first drops of blood are drawn --
The stalemate is broken --
On to Nashville --
The year of the thunderbolt --
Confederate Kentucky? --
Destination Louisville --
Return of the thunderbolt --
Guerrillas and the great raid --
World without Morgan --
The uneasy interlude, 1864 --
Hell boils over --
The last guerrilla --
Afterword.
Responsibility: Dan Lee.

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"This history recounts the numerous military events along the L & N in the years 1861 through 1865, and also examines the still-resonant theme of the relationship between a major corporation and the government during a time of national crisis"--Provided by publisher.

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-Lee provides an accurate history of the railroad...well written and easy to read---Civil War News; -discusses the profiteering actions of the L&N's owner, Lee Guthrie, and his ties to the Lincoln Read more...

 
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