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Tennessee's Civil War battlefields : a guide to their history and preservation

Author: Randy Bishop
Publisher: Gretna, La. : Pelican Pub. Co., 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Pelican paperback edView all editions and formats
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"Tennessee contains approximately twenty-nine hundred recorded sites from the Civil War. One thousand of these are locations of military action of varying sizes. Today, commercial and residential development threatens the conservation of these sites. This book presents a chronological overview of twenty of the major battles in the state through firsthand documents and established sources. Maps and more than one  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Guidebooks
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Randy Bishop
ISBN: 9781589807716 1589807715
OCLC Number: 435422164
Description: xvi, 439 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Fort Henry --
Fort Donelson --
Shiloh, day 1 --
Shiloh, day 2 --
Island Number 10 --
Britton Lane --
Davis Bridge --
Hartsville --
Salem Cemetery --
Parker's Crossroad --
Murfreesboro (Stone's River) --
Thompson's Station --
Knoxville --
Chattanooga --
Fort Pillow --
Johnsonville --
Spring Hill --
Franklin --Nashville --
Noteworthy sites across the state.
Responsibility: by Randy Bishop.

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"Tennessee contains approximately twenty-nine hundred recorded sites from the Civil War. One thousand of these are locations of military action of varying sizes. Today, commercial and residential development threatens the conservation of these sites. This book presents a chronological overview of twenty of the major battles in the state through firsthand documents and established sources. Maps and more than one hundred photographs enhance the text to give the reader a comprehensive understanding of the significance of these battles and the current efforts to preserve a crucial piece of Tennessee's past"--Page 4 of cover.

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