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On many a bloody field : four years in the Iron Brigade

Author: Alan D Gaff
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [1996] ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On Many a Bloody Field follows one of the Civil War's most famous combat organizations - Company B, 19th Indiana Volunteers of the Iron Brigade, in a vivid account of ordinary people thrust into extraordinary circumstances. Alan D. Gaff follows the men from recruitment through mustering out, from the tedium of camp to the excitement of battle. Marches and battles are described in detail, but Gaff also devotes close  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gaff, Alan D.
On many a bloody field.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©1996
(OCoLC)605537763
Online version:
Gaff, Alan D.
On many a bloody field.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©1996
(OCoLC)607859797
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan D Gaff
ISBN: 0253330637 9780253330635
OCLC Number: 34116899
Description: xviii, 499 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: Richmond City Greys --
Camp Morton --
Camp Kalorama --
Affair at Lewinsville --
Indiana hospital --
Arlington Heights --
Headquarters guard --
Winter camp --
Spring advance --
Arrival of Gibbon --
The legging mutiny --
Campaigning under Pope --
Brawner Farm --
Aftermath --
Battles in Maryland --
The Iron Brigade --
South to Fredericksburg --
Valley Forge --
Fitzhugh Crossing --
North again --
Gettysburg --
Last stand --
Back to Virginia --
Along the Rapidan --
The veteran question --
Veteran furlough --
Arrival of Grant --
Into the Wilderness --
Grant's campaign --
Nadir at Petersburg --
Weldon Railroad --
Betrayal --
20th Indiana --
The last winter --
Appomattox --
Peace.
Other Titles: Four years in the Iron Brigade
Responsibility: Alan D. Gaff.

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Presents the Civil War as experienced by soldiers of the legendary Iron Brigade. This book offers an account of ordinary people thrust into extraordinary circumstances.  Read more...

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