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Vicksburg : the campaign that opened the Mississippi

Author: Michael B Ballard
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2004.
Series: Civil War America (Series)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a thorough yet concise study of the longest single military campaign of the Civil War, Michael B. Ballard brings depth to our understanding of the Vicksburg campaign by considering its human as well as its military aspects. He examines soldier attitudes, guerrilla warfare, and the effects of the campaign on civilians in and around Vicksburg.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ballard, Michael B.
Vicksburg.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2004
(DLC) 2004001059
(OCoLC)54073679
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael B Ballard
ISBN: 0807876216 9780807876213
OCLC Number: 62147374
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 490 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: A town, a river, and war --
Summer stalemate --
Counterstrokes and controversies --
Race to Vicksburg --
Bloody bayou and the wild goose --
Disputes, diversions, failures --
Turning point --
Port Gibson --
Raymond and Jackson --
Champion hill and the big black --
Assaulting Vicksburg --
Siege operations --
Surrender and second Jackson --
Aftermath and legacies.
Series Title: Civil War America (Series)
Responsibility: Michael B. Ballard.
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