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Maine roads to Gettysburg : how Joshua Chamberlain, Oliver Howard, and 4,000 men from the Pine Tree State helped win the Civil War's bloodiest battle

Author: Tom Huntington
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Stackpole Books, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Everyone knows about Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain and his 20th Maine Regiment, but there's much more to the story of Maine at the Battle of Gettysburg. Soldiers from Maine made their presence felt all  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Huntington, Tom, 1960-
Maine roads to Gettysburg.
Lanham, Maryland : Stackpole Books, an imprint of Globe Pequot, 2018
(DLC) 2017059406
Named Person: Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain; O O Howard; Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain; O O Howard
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Huntington
ISBN: 9780811718400 0811718409
OCLC Number: 1005104162
Description: xxvi, 388 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Joshua Chamberlain returns to Gettysburg --
Maine goes to war --
Maine spills blood --
McClellan makes his move --
Howard loses his arm --
Ames gets a regiment --
The 7th Maine makes a charge --
The 19th Maine smells powder --
Hooker takes command --
Howard gets flanked --
The army moves north --
The 16th Maine gets sacrificed --
The 17th Maine finds a wall --
The 20th Maine holds the left --
The Army of the Potomac triumphs --
Aftermath.
Responsibility: Tom Huntington.

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