The Resource Hearts touched by fire : the best of Battles and leaders of the Civil War, edited with an introduction by Harold Holzer ; with contributions by James M. McPherson [and others], (electronic resource)

Hearts touched by fire : the best of Battles and leaders of the Civil War, edited with an introduction by Harold Holzer ; with contributions by James M. McPherson [and others], (electronic resource)

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Hearts touched by fire : the best of Battles and leaders of the Civil War
Title
Hearts touched by fire
Title remainder
the best of Battles and leaders of the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
edited with an introduction by Harold Holzer ; with contributions by James M. McPherson [and others]
Title variation
Best of Battles and leaders of the Civil War
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Language
eng
Summary
An anthology of excerpts from the four-volume classic "Battles and Leaders of the Civil War" features first-hand recollections by the Civil War's commanders and subordinates on both sides, with commentary by such leading scholars as James McPherson and Joan Waugh
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Battles and leaders of the Civil War
Dewey number
973.7/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E470
LC item number
.H44 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Holzer, Harold
  • McPherson, James M
  • Robertson, James I
  • Sears, Stephen W
  • Symonds, Craig L
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  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • HISTORY
  • Military campaigns
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
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Hearts touched by fire : the best of Battles and leaders of the Civil War, edited with an introduction by Harold Holzer ; with contributions by James M. McPherson [and others], (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 1185-1186) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Jacob D. Cox
  • Henry Goddard Thomas
  • Preparing for the campaigns of '64
  • Ulysses S. Grant
  • Struggle for Atlanta
  • Oliver O. Howard
  • Farragut at Mobile Bay
  • John Coddington Kinney
  • Invasion of Tennessee
  • J.B. Hood
  • Sheridan in the Shenandoah Valley
  • Confederate Government at Montgomery
  • Wesley Merritt
  • Repelling Hood's invasion of Tennessee
  • Henry Stone
  • Early's march to Washington in 1864
  • Jubal A. Early
  • Sherman's advance from Atlanta
  • Oliver O. Howard
  • Marching through Georgia and the Carolinas
  • Daniel Oakey
  • 1865.
  • R. Barnwell Rhett
  • Introduction
  • James I. Robertson, Jr.
  • Sherman's march from Savannah to Bentonville
  • Henry W. Slocum
  • Navy at Fort Fisher
  • Thomas O. Selfridge, Jr.
  • Recapture of Fort Stedman
  • John F. Hartanft
  • Five forks and the pursuit of Lee
  • Horace Porter
  • Going to the front: recollections of a private by Warren Lee Goss
  • Fall of Richmond: 1. The evacuation
  • Clement Sulivane
  • II. The occupation
  • Thomas Thatcher Graves
  • Surrender at Appomattox Court house
  • Horace Porter
  • General Lee's farewell address to his army
  • Charles Marshall
  • Final operations of Sherman's army
  • H.W. Slocum
  • First battle of Bull Run
  • Last days of the Confederacy
  • Basil W. Duke, with notes on the Union and Confederate armies
  • P.G.T. Beauregard
  • Responsibilities of the First Bull Run
  • Joseph E. Johnston
  • Arkansas troops in the Battle of Wilson's Creek
  • N.B. Pearce
  • 1861.
  • Flanking column at Wilson's Creek
  • Franz Sigel
  • 1862.
  • Introduction
  • Stephen W. Sears
  • Gun-boats at Belmont and Fort Henry
  • Henry Walke
  • Western Flotilla at Fort Donelson, Island Number Ten, Fort Pillow and Memphis
  • Henry Walke
  • Capture of Fort Donelson
  • Introduction
  • Lew Wallace
  • Battle of Shiloh
  • Ulysses S. Grant
  • Surprise and withdrawal at Shiloh
  • S.H. Lockett
  • Shiloh Battle: order and the withdrawal Sunday evening
  • Alexander Robert Chisolm
  • Plan and construction of the "Merrimac"
  • John M. Brooke and John L. Porter
  • Building of the "Monitor"
  • Craig L. Symonds
  • John Ericson
  • First fight of iron clads [ironclads]
  • John Taylor Wood
  • Farragut's capture of new Orleans
  • William T. Meredith
  • Stonewall Jackson in the Shenandoah
  • John D. Imboden
  • Peninsular campaign
  • George B. McClellan
  • Second battle of Bull Run
  • Inside Sumter in '61
  • John Pope
  • Invasion of Maryland
  • James Longstreet
  • Battle of Antietam
  • Jacob D. Cox
  • Battle of Fredericksburg
  • James Longstreet
  • 1863.
  • Introduction
  • James M. McPherson
  • James Chester
  • Chancellorsville campaign
  • Darius N. Couch
  • Stonewall Jackson's last battle
  • James Power Smith
  • Lee's invasion of Pennsylvania
  • James Longstreet
  • First day at Gettysburg
  • Henry J. Hunt
  • Second day at Gettysburg
  • Henry J. Hunt
  • First step in the war
  • Third day at Gettysburg
  • Henry J. Hunt
  • Confederate retreat from Gettysburg
  • John D. Imboden
  • Vicksburg campaign
  • Ulysses S. Grant
  • Naval operations in the Vicksburg Campaign
  • James Russell Soley
  • Capture of Port Hudson
  • Richard B. Irwin
  • Stephen D. Lee
  • Chickamauga: the great battle of the West
  • Daniel H. Hill
  • Chattanooga
  • Ulysses S. Grant
  • 1864.
  • Introduction
  • Joan Waugh
  • From the wilderness to Cold Harbor
  • E.M. Law
  • Hand-to-hand fighting at Spotsylvania
  • War preparations in the North
  • G. Norton Galloway
  • Sheridan's Richmond raid
  • Theo. F. Rodenbough
  • General Lee in the wilderness campaign
  • Charles S. Venable
  • Battle of the Petersburg crater
  • William H. Powell
  • Duel between the "Alabama" and the "Kearsarge"
  • John M. Browne
  • Colored troops at Petersburg
Control code
ocn748282644
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 1230 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780679604303
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
5C766B3F-0194-4DC9-968B-DA5409833877
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o748282644
  • (OCoLC)748282644
Label
Hearts touched by fire : the best of Battles and leaders of the Civil War, edited with an introduction by Harold Holzer ; with contributions by James M. McPherson [and others], (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 1185-1186) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Jacob D. Cox
  • Henry Goddard Thomas
  • Preparing for the campaigns of '64
  • Ulysses S. Grant
  • Struggle for Atlanta
  • Oliver O. Howard
  • Farragut at Mobile Bay
  • John Coddington Kinney
  • Invasion of Tennessee
  • J.B. Hood
  • Sheridan in the Shenandoah Valley
  • Confederate Government at Montgomery
  • Wesley Merritt
  • Repelling Hood's invasion of Tennessee
  • Henry Stone
  • Early's march to Washington in 1864
  • Jubal A. Early
  • Sherman's advance from Atlanta
  • Oliver O. Howard
  • Marching through Georgia and the Carolinas
  • Daniel Oakey
  • 1865.
  • R. Barnwell Rhett
  • Introduction
  • James I. Robertson, Jr.
  • Sherman's march from Savannah to Bentonville
  • Henry W. Slocum
  • Navy at Fort Fisher
  • Thomas O. Selfridge, Jr.
  • Recapture of Fort Stedman
  • John F. Hartanft
  • Five forks and the pursuit of Lee
  • Horace Porter
  • Going to the front: recollections of a private by Warren Lee Goss
  • Fall of Richmond: 1. The evacuation
  • Clement Sulivane
  • II. The occupation
  • Thomas Thatcher Graves
  • Surrender at Appomattox Court house
  • Horace Porter
  • General Lee's farewell address to his army
  • Charles Marshall
  • Final operations of Sherman's army
  • H.W. Slocum
  • First battle of Bull Run
  • Last days of the Confederacy
  • Basil W. Duke, with notes on the Union and Confederate armies
  • P.G.T. Beauregard
  • Responsibilities of the First Bull Run
  • Joseph E. Johnston
  • Arkansas troops in the Battle of Wilson's Creek
  • N.B. Pearce
  • 1861.
  • Flanking column at Wilson's Creek
  • Franz Sigel
  • 1862.
  • Introduction
  • Stephen W. Sears
  • Gun-boats at Belmont and Fort Henry
  • Henry Walke
  • Western Flotilla at Fort Donelson, Island Number Ten, Fort Pillow and Memphis
  • Henry Walke
  • Capture of Fort Donelson
  • Introduction
  • Lew Wallace
  • Battle of Shiloh
  • Ulysses S. Grant
  • Surprise and withdrawal at Shiloh
  • S.H. Lockett
  • Shiloh Battle: order and the withdrawal Sunday evening
  • Alexander Robert Chisolm
  • Plan and construction of the "Merrimac"
  • John M. Brooke and John L. Porter
  • Building of the "Monitor"
  • Craig L. Symonds
  • John Ericson
  • First fight of iron clads [ironclads]
  • John Taylor Wood
  • Farragut's capture of new Orleans
  • William T. Meredith
  • Stonewall Jackson in the Shenandoah
  • John D. Imboden
  • Peninsular campaign
  • George B. McClellan
  • Second battle of Bull Run
  • Inside Sumter in '61
  • John Pope
  • Invasion of Maryland
  • James Longstreet
  • Battle of Antietam
  • Jacob D. Cox
  • Battle of Fredericksburg
  • James Longstreet
  • 1863.
  • Introduction
  • James M. McPherson
  • James Chester
  • Chancellorsville campaign
  • Darius N. Couch
  • Stonewall Jackson's last battle
  • James Power Smith
  • Lee's invasion of Pennsylvania
  • James Longstreet
  • First day at Gettysburg
  • Henry J. Hunt
  • Second day at Gettysburg
  • Henry J. Hunt
  • First step in the war
  • Third day at Gettysburg
  • Henry J. Hunt
  • Confederate retreat from Gettysburg
  • John D. Imboden
  • Vicksburg campaign
  • Ulysses S. Grant
  • Naval operations in the Vicksburg Campaign
  • James Russell Soley
  • Capture of Port Hudson
  • Richard B. Irwin
  • Stephen D. Lee
  • Chickamauga: the great battle of the West
  • Daniel H. Hill
  • Chattanooga
  • Ulysses S. Grant
  • 1864.
  • Introduction
  • Joan Waugh
  • From the wilderness to Cold Harbor
  • E.M. Law
  • Hand-to-hand fighting at Spotsylvania
  • War preparations in the North
  • G. Norton Galloway
  • Sheridan's Richmond raid
  • Theo. F. Rodenbough
  • General Lee in the wilderness campaign
  • Charles S. Venable
  • Battle of the Petersburg crater
  • William H. Powell
  • Duel between the "Alabama" and the "Kearsarge"
  • John M. Browne
  • Colored troops at Petersburg
Control code
ocn748282644
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 1230 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780679604303
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
5C766B3F-0194-4DC9-968B-DA5409833877
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o748282644
  • (OCoLC)748282644

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