Banners to the breeze : the Kentucky Campaign, Corinth, and Stones River / Earl J. Hess.

Author
Hess, Earl J. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Lincoln ; London : University of Nebraska Press, c2000.
Description
xiv, 252 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Series
Great campaigns of the Civil War. [More in this series]
Summary note
"Banners to the Breeze analyzes three major Civil War campaigns that were conducted following a series of devastating Confederate defeats at the hands of Ulysses S. Grant in the spring of 1862. Earl J. Hess mixes dramatic narrative and new analysis as he brings these campaigns together in a coherent whole. Previously unpublished historic photographs of the battlefields are included."--Jacket.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Banners to the breezes -- Bold strike into the bluegrass -- Bragg, Buell, and Kentucky -- Give him battle -- Perryville -- Good-bye, Kentucky -- The road to Iuka -- Corinth -- Bloody October -- On to Murfreesboro -- Stones River -- Fight or die.
ISBN
0803223803 (cloth : alk. paper)
LCCN
^^^99030826^
OCLC
41315517
RCP
H - S
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