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The Resource Inglorious passages : noncombat deaths in the American Civil War, Brian Steel Wills

Inglorious passages : noncombat deaths in the American Civil War, Brian Steel Wills

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Inglorious passages : noncombat deaths in the American Civil War
Title
Inglorious passages
Title remainder
noncombat deaths in the American Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Brian Steel Wills
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book explores the whole range of noncombat deaths in the American Civil War-- an important and virtually untouched subject. This fascinating and often poignant study is filled with wonderfully drawn accounts of soldiers and civilians alike whose stories illuminate the war's enormous death toll in new and important ways
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wills, Brian Steel
Dewey number
973.7/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E468.9
LC item number
.W58 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Modern war studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soldiers
  • War casualties
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Inglorious passages : noncombat deaths in the American Civil War, Brian Steel Wills
Instantiates
Publication
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
Contents
  • 69
  • 4
  • Not Fooling with Mother Nature: Death from Natural Occurrences or "Acts of God"
  • 93
  • 5
  • Slipshod Soldiering: Fatal Mounted Accidents and Deaths Associated with Animals and Mascots
  • 116
  • 6
  • Not So Friendly Fire: Death at the Hands of Compatriots, by Accident, in Personal Confrontations, or in Affairs of Honor
  • 134
  • 1
  • 7
  • "As Neere to Heaven by Sea": Fatalities on the High Seas and Inland Water Courses
  • 185
  • 8
  • Industrial and Storage Mishaps: Death from Industrial or Production-Related Accidents
  • 220
  • 9
  • Collateral Casualties: Deaths of Civilians
  • 240
  • 10
  • First Fatalities: Death in the Early Days of the Civil War
  • Not Cheating the Hangman: Deaths at the Bar of Justice, for Desertion, or as Prisoners of War
  • 268
  • 18
  • 2
  • Battle in Camp: Death in the Soldier Encampments
  • 36
  • 3
  • "The Rhythm of the Rails": Fatalities in Rail Transportation
Control code
ocn986128086
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 404 pages
Isbn
9780700625086
Lccn
2017038280
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
973.71 W685 ; XX-N ; [A17BP056, #31, 4@34.95, wjm/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 986128086
  • (OCoLC)986128086
Label
Inglorious passages : noncombat deaths in the American Civil War, Brian Steel Wills
Publication
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
Contents
  • 69
  • 4
  • Not Fooling with Mother Nature: Death from Natural Occurrences or "Acts of God"
  • 93
  • 5
  • Slipshod Soldiering: Fatal Mounted Accidents and Deaths Associated with Animals and Mascots
  • 116
  • 6
  • Not So Friendly Fire: Death at the Hands of Compatriots, by Accident, in Personal Confrontations, or in Affairs of Honor
  • 134
  • 1
  • 7
  • "As Neere to Heaven by Sea": Fatalities on the High Seas and Inland Water Courses
  • 185
  • 8
  • Industrial and Storage Mishaps: Death from Industrial or Production-Related Accidents
  • 220
  • 9
  • Collateral Casualties: Deaths of Civilians
  • 240
  • 10
  • First Fatalities: Death in the Early Days of the Civil War
  • Not Cheating the Hangman: Deaths at the Bar of Justice, for Desertion, or as Prisoners of War
  • 268
  • 18
  • 2
  • Battle in Camp: Death in the Soldier Encampments
  • 36
  • 3
  • "The Rhythm of the Rails": Fatalities in Rail Transportation
Control code
ocn986128086
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 404 pages
Isbn
9780700625086
Lccn
2017038280
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
973.71 W685 ; XX-N ; [A17BP056, #31, 4@34.95, wjm/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 986128086
  • (OCoLC)986128086

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