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Grant invades Tennessee : the 1862 battles for Forts Henry and Donelson / Timothy B. Smith.

Author:
Smith, Timothy B., 1974- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xxi, 513 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Series:
Modern war studies. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-500) and index.
Contents:
"The keys of the gate-way into her own territory" -- "You have no idea how much work is required to improvise" -- "Too much haste will ruin everything" -- "We soon understood that the great western move was to begin" -- "Alternately mud and water all the way up" -- "A good day's work" -- "The entering wedge to all our subsequent successes" -- "I think we can take it; at all events, we can try" -- "Pretty well tested the strength of our defensive line" -- "You are not at Fort Henry" -- "Not generally having an idea that a big fight was on hand" -- "The whole line just seemed to melt away and scatter" -- "Up to this period the success was complete" -- "The one who attacks first now will be victorious" -- "We got the place" -- "The trophies of war are immense".
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780700623136 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 0700623132 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • ((ebook))
LCCN:
2016028708
OCLC:
947148996
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