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Shiloh and the western campaign of 1862

Author: Edward Cunningham; Gary D Joiner; Timothy B Smith
Publisher: New York : Savas Beatie, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The bloody and decisive two-day battle of Shiloh (April 6-7, 1862) changed the entire course of the American Civil War. The stunning Northern victory thrust Union commander Ulysses S. Grant into the national spotlight, claimed the life of Confederate commander Albert S. Johnston, and forever buried the notion that the Civil War would be a short conflict. Shiloh was one of the bloodiest battles of the entire war,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cunningham, O. Edward, 1940-
Shiloh and the western campaign of 1862.
New York : Savas Beatie, ©2007
(OCoLC)694113509
Named Person: G T Beauregard; G T Beauregard
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Cunningham; Gary D Joiner; Timothy B Smith
ISBN: 1932714278 9781932714272
OCLC Number: 124515270
Notes: Originally presented as the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1966.
Description: xxix, 476 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Along the rivers --
Lincoln takes a hand --
Breaking the river barriers --
General Halleck intervenes --
Armies gather --
March to Shiloh --
Surprise --
Around Shiloh church --
Battle spreads --
Crossroads --
Hornet's nest --
Retreat --
Last stand --
Buell, Grant, and Beauregard --
Victory? --
Corinth --
Appendix 1: Organization of the confederate army --
Appendix 2: Organization of the union army --
Casualties at the Battle of Shiloh --
Appendix 4: Photo tour of Shiloh --
Bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: by O. Edward Cunningham ; edited by Gary D. Joiner and Timothy B. Smith.

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