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The web of victory : Grant at Vicksburg

Author: Earl Schenck Miers
Publisher: Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, 1984, ©1983.
Series: Louisiana paperbacks, L 196.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Louisiana pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Ulysses S Grant; Ulysses S Grant; Ulysses S Grant
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Earl Schenck Miers
ISBN: 0807111996 9780807111994
OCLC Number: 10753108
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1955.
"L-196"--Spine.
Description: xiv, 320, xii pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Too many generals --
Portrait of a general --
The disgruntled bridegroom --
"Tired of furnishing brains" --
A bleak Yuletide --
Billy's bedevilments --
Decision at Young's Point --
The moth and the flame --
Fighting in the river --
The hares and the tortoise --
Battle in the bayous --
The big gamble --
Tensing for the spring --
Guns, Whisky, and tactics --
Champion's Hill --
McClernand claims a victory --
City of caves --
Life in the ditches --
On fanning a general to sleep --
"A jackass in the original package" --
A sadistic widow --
"Rats and other small deer" --
Two pieces of advice --
"Fort Hell" --
"We had caught our rabbit" --
Memories at Mount McGregor.
Series Title: Louisiana paperbacks, L 196.
Responsibility: Earl Schenck Miers.

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