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Meade : the Price of Command, 1863-1865.

Author: John G Selby
Publisher: Ashland : The Kent State University Press, 2018.
Series: Civil war soldiers and strategies
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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George Gordon Meade has not been treated kindly by history. Victorious at Gettysburg, Meade was the longest-serving commander of the Army of the Potomac. Serving alongside his new superior, Ulysses  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Selby, John G.
Meade : The Price of Command, 1863-1865.
Ashland : The Kent State University Press, ©2018
Named Person: George Gordon Meade; George Gordon Meade
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John G Selby
ISBN: 9781631013270 1631013270
OCLC Number: 1057682523
Description: 1 online resource (393 pages).
Contents: Cover; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; One: From Cadiz to Gettysburg: Meade's Life and Career up to the Battle of Gettysburg; Two: Gettysburg: Test of Command; Three: The Pursuit of Lee: July 5-14, 1863; Four: Fall Frustration: Meade and Lee Spar in Virginia, July-November 1863; Five: Winter's Worries: Meade Fights for His Job, December 1863-April 1864; Six: New Commander, Same Foe: The Battle of the Wilderness, May 1864; Seven: Grant Takes Command: The Battles for Spotsylvania Court House, May 1864. Eight: The "Hammering" Continues: From Spotsylvania to Cold HarborNine: South to Petersburg: The Army Moves South and Begins the Siege of Petersburg-Richmond; Ten: Extending the Line: Richmond-Petersburg Operations, August 1864-March 1865; Eleven: The Defeat of Lee and the End of the Army of the Potomac; Twelve: A Major-General in Peacetime, 1865-1872; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Civil war soldiers and strategies

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