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The Resource "Deliver us from this cruel war" : the Civil War letters of Lieutenant Joseph J. Hoyle, 55th North Carolina Infantry, Joseph J. Hoyle ; edited by Jeffrey M. Girvan

"Deliver us from this cruel war" : the Civil War letters of Lieutenant Joseph J. Hoyle, 55th North Carolina Infantry, Joseph J. Hoyle ; edited by Jeffrey M. Girvan

Label
"Deliver us from this cruel war" : the Civil War letters of Lieutenant Joseph J. Hoyle, 55th North Carolina Infantry
Title
"Deliver us from this cruel war"
Title remainder
the Civil War letters of Lieutenant Joseph J. Hoyle, 55th North Carolina Infantry
Statement of responsibility
Joseph J. Hoyle ; edited by Jeffrey M. Girvan
Title variation
Civil War letters of Lieutenant Joseph J. Hoyle, 55th North Carolina Infantry
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The personal letters of this soldier, supplemented by the editor's overview of the events and actions of the regiment, offer a view of the common soldier as well as battlefield and camp culture. The letters also reveal how this former schoolteacher urged his fellow soldiers forward at Gettysburg despite a sense that the cause was lost
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1838-1864
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoyle, Joseph J.
Dewey number
973.7/82
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E573.5 55th
LC item number
.H69 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Girvan, Jeffrey M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hoyle, Joseph J
  • Confederate States of America
  • Confederate States of America
  • Soldiers
  • United States
  • North Carolina
  • United States
  • North Carolina
Target audience
adult
Label
"Deliver us from this cruel war" : the Civil War letters of Lieutenant Joseph J. Hoyle, 55th North Carolina Infantry, Joseph J. Hoyle ; edited by Jeffrey M. Girvan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn475664406
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 233 pages
Isbn
9780786447572
Lccn
2010007371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
973.782 H852 ; P ; GE-G ; ACQ1004GE.
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 475664406
  • (Sirsi) 475664406
  • (OCoLC)475664406
Label
"Deliver us from this cruel war" : the Civil War letters of Lieutenant Joseph J. Hoyle, 55th North Carolina Infantry, Joseph J. Hoyle ; edited by Jeffrey M. Girvan
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn475664406
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 233 pages
Isbn
9780786447572
Lccn
2010007371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
973.782 H852 ; P ; GE-G ; ACQ1004GE.
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 475664406
  • (Sirsi) 475664406
  • (OCoLC)475664406

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