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The man behind the guns : a biography of General Henry Jackson Hunt, Chief of Artillery, Army of the Potomac

Author: Edward G Longacre
Publisher: South Brunswick [N.J.] : A.S. Barnes, ©1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This biography tells the story of Brigadier General Henry Jackson Hunt, ranking artillerist of the Union Army of the Potomac, 1862-65.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Longacre, Edward G., 1946-
Man behind the guns.
South Brunswick [N.J.] : A.S. Barnes, ©1977
(OCoLC)644253364
Named Person: Henry Jackson Hunt; Henry Hunt
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward G Longacre
ISBN: 9780498016561 0498016560
OCLC Number: 2644601
Description: 294 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: A soldier born and bred --
The hardships of fidelity --
Causeways and orange groves --
Triumphs and tragedies --
Although blood may flow like water --
Savior of the left flank --
Enter Little Mac --
Murder on Malvern Hill, Hell at Antietam --
Winter of discontent --
Demotion and disaster --
Stemming the tide of defeat --
High-water mark --
Seasons of repose --
The end begins --
Siege --
The soul of our artillery --
Black marks at the War Department --
No better soldier --
Final battles.
Responsibility: by Edward G. Longacre.

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This biography tells the story of Brigadier General Henry Jackson Hunt, ranking artillerist of the Union Army of the Potomac, 1862-65.

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