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The Blue and the Gray : the story of the Civil War as told by participants

Author: Henry Steele Commager
Publisher: Indianapolis : The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., [1950] ©1950
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [First editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Personal narratives
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Blue and the Gray.
Indianapolis : Bobbs-Merrill, ©1950
(OCoLC)563178943
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Steele Commager
OCLC Number: 32328082
Description: 2 volumes (1201 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates (v. 2)) : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: V.1: Darkening clouds --
The conflict preciptated --
The gathering of the hosts --
Bull Run and the peninsular campaign --
Stonewall Jackson and the valley campaign --
Second Bull Run and Antietam --
Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville --
How the soldiers lived: Eastern front --
Incidents of army life: Eastern front --
From Fort Decision to Stones River --
The struggle for Missouri and the West --
How the soldiers lived: Western front --
Incidents of army life: Western front --
The problem of discipline --
Great Britain and the American Civil War --
Songs the soldiers sang V.2: Gettysburg --
Vicksburg and Port Hudson --
Prisons, North and South --
Behind the lines: the North --
Behind the lines: the South --
Hospitals, surgeons, and nurses --
The coast and inland waters --
The blockade and the cruisers --
Chickamauga and Chattanooga --
Atlanta and the march to the sea --
The wilderness --
The Siege of Petersburg --
The Valley in 1864 --
Lee and Lincoln --
The sunset of the Confederacy.
Responsibility: edited by Henry Steele Commager.

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