skip to content
Winfield Scott Hancock : Gettysburg hero Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Winfield Scott Hancock : Gettysburg hero

Author: Perry D Jamieson
Publisher: Abilene, Tex. : McWhiney Foundation Press, ©2003.
Series: Civil War campaigns and commanders series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"Winfield Scott Hancock gained his greatest fame for his crucial contributions to the Federal victory at Gettysburg. Union veterans remember this brave Pennsylvanian as a general who led from the front and whose forceful presence could change the course of a battle." "A senior officer of the Eleventh Corps described how Hancock influenced the defeated Northern troops at the end of the first day's fighting at
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
History
Military history
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Jamieson, Perry D.
Winfield Scott Hancock.
Abilene, Tex. : McWhiney Foundation Press, ©2003
(OCoLC)607645029
Online version:
Jamieson, Perry D.
Winfield Scott Hancock.
Abilene, Tex. : McWhiney Foundation Press, ©2003
(OCoLC)607750781
Named Person: Winfield Scott Hancock; Winfield Scott Hancock; Winfield S Hancock
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Perry D Jamieson
ISBN: 1893114392 9781893114395
OCLC Number: 52251099
Description: 199 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: A Young Soldier --
The Peninsula and Second Manassas --
Antietam and Fredericksburg --
Chancellorsville --
The Gettysburg Campaign --
The First Day at Gettysburg --
The Second Day at Gettysburg --
The Third Day at Gettysburg --
Convalescence and the Battle of the Wilderness --
The Battle of Spotsylvania Court House --
The River Crossings and Cold Harbor --
Petersburg --
The End of the Civil War --
The Indian Wars --
Reconstruction --
A Respected Soldier --
Presidential Campaign --
Death and Memorials.
Series Title: Civil War campaigns and commanders series.
Other Titles: Winfield Scott Hancock, Gettysburg hero
Responsibility: Perry D. Jamieson.
More information:

Abstract:

In addition to contributing to the Federal victory at Gettysburg, Hancock also served during the Mexican-American War, Reconstruction and the Indian Wars. This title introduces readers to an American  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/52251099>
library:oclcnum"52251099"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdf:typeschema:MediaObject
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:alternateName"Winfield Scott Hancock, Gettysburg hero"@en
schema:copyrightYear"2003"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2003"
schema:description""In addition to the Civil War, Hancock's military service included memorable experience during the Mexican-American War, Reconstruction, and the Indian Wars. He also pursued a political career, which ended in an unsuccessful try for the presidency in 1880"--Jacket."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/822473>
schema:genre"Military history"@en
schema:genre"History"@en
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:isPartOf
schema:name"Winfield Scott Hancock : Gettysburg hero"@en
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:reviews
rdf:typeschema:Review
schema:itemReviewed<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/52251099>
schema:reviewBody""Winfield Scott Hancock gained his greatest fame for his crucial contributions to the Federal victory at Gettysburg. Union veterans remember this brave Pennsylvanian as a general who led from the front and whose forceful presence could change the course of a battle." "A senior officer of the Eleventh Corps described how Hancock influenced the defeated Northern troops at the end of the first day's fighting at Gettysburg. "His mere presence was a reinforcement," this witness reported, "and everybody on the field felt stronger for his being there."""
schema:workExample
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.