Robert E. Lee (Command)

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.15 MB Downloadable formats: PDF These daring exploits earned Hollins a quick promotion from captain to commodore. From 2004 until April 2012, we had a store for anyone in the Paradise, California area and have had customers come to our store from as far away as Australia, Germany and Spain, as well as from around the United States. Yancey, Rost, and Mann, having failed to secure de jure recognition from either Britain or France, saw no reason to continue their mission on to Russia and Belgium. (more…)...
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Glorious War: The Civil War Adventures of George Armstrong

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 5.04 MB Downloadable formats: PDF And these cracker-like squares were a staple ration for American soldiers on both sides of the Civil War. American Civil War Camp Equipment: tents, camp furnature, fire items, lanterns, cups, plates, etc. Chambersburg would become the only Northern town to suffer mass devastation during the War Between the States when, angered by news of a federal raid on Virginia, Confederate troops ordered the citizens of Chambersburg to pay an indemnity of $100,000 in gold. (more…)...
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Generals in Blue : Lives of the Union Commanders

Format: Paperback Language: Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.54 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Mosby allegedly found him in bed, rousing him with a slap to his rear. They collected and distributed the supplies for the Union troops. JUMP TO: Differences between the North & South AND Causes of the Civil War / Timelines / Charts. S. government spent roughly $1 million a week. Confederate actions, they argue, could only delay defeat. We the colored citizens of Queens County, N. Even after the Emancipation Proclamation, the committee still found fault with many of the administration's decisions-for...
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American Scoundrel: LOVE, WAR and POLITICS in Civil War

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.63 MB Downloadable formats: PDF A stalemate was tantamount to Rebel victory. S. military men and women who have served or are serving on our behalf. A redoubt could also extend from a permanent fortress. September 14, 1862 - Battle of South Mountain (Boonsboro). After doing hospital duty for awhile he and Conroy returned to the 102nd and spent the remainder of the war with that unit. But the day was relatively quiet as both armies observed New Year's Day by resting and tending to their wounded. This...
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THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG: A COMPREHENSIVE NARRATIVE.

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.74 MB Downloadable formats: PDF We did not,” Seth Moulton told me about his experience as a marine during the Iraq War. The type of militaries used as well as the terrain lent themselves to direct frontal assault, and most of the battles of the Civil War were fought in this manner. On April 6 almost one-fourth of Lee's army was trapped and captured at Sayler's Creek. Atlantic, Naval War: The southern Commerce raider CSS Alabama, commanded by Captain Raphael Semmes, is sunk outside Cherbourg, France. (more…)...
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Jefferson Davis: His Rise and Fall, a Biographical Narrative

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.36 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Late in the war, these paper notes were more a keepsake than a circulating medium. Nearly 40,000 soldiers were imprisoned there, and 13,000, or about one-third, of them died. 4. Winder's brigade renewed its assault on the Union right and center, taking heavy casualties. Kilpatrick indicated to Meade that the papers were indeed authentic as he had seen them when conferring with Dahlgren, but claimed that the confederates had altered them to include the assassination order. (more…)...
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Jefferson Davis: Ex-President of the Confederate States of

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.47 MB Downloadable formats: PDF More books are written on this war than on any period of US history, yet for all the words poured across the pages, the real cause of the war—slavery—is usually missed or obscured. Opposing these troops was the Confederate Army of Tennessee, commanded by Gen. Inspired by northern evangelical Protestantism and a belief in the right of African Americans to freedom and self‐betterment, the abolitionists denounced slavery as the nation's greatest moral abomination and urged all Americans to begin immediately the work of emancipation. (more…)...
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Semmes: Rebel Raider (Potomac Books' Military Profile

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.45 MB Downloadable formats: PDF All the wounded who had strength enough to speak agreed that after the fort was taken an indiscriminate slaughter of our troops was carried on by the enemy with a furious and vindictive savageness which was never equaled by the most merciless of the Indian tribes. Grant said he could only recognize two tunes. "One was Yankee Doodle, the other one wasn�t." You can have no conflict without yourselves being the aggressors. ~ Abraham Lincoln The dark and vengeful spirit of slavery, always ambitious, preferring to rule...
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Civil War Almanac

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.36 MB Downloadable formats: PDF As one Congressman put it, the slaves "...cannot be neutral. The Oregonian says Why the hell did you citizens decision to leave Texan says That stuff. Artillery All firearms larger than small arms are known as artillery or cannon. Recruitment policies in the North and the South generated complaints against both governments, including charges that it was a rich man's war and a poor man's fight, and even sparked draft riots. You can watch as your quick moving columns spread out into line formations, see...
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Hard Tack and Coffee

Format: Paperback Language: Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.16 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Johnston of command of the defense of Atlanta and places John Bell Hood in charge. A 320 page illustrated history of rubber and pre-plastic antiques, including military items such as rubber blankets, knapsacks, holsters, canteens, etc as well as other civilian products: image cases, combs, flasks, pipes and much, much more. Grant: The reporter's right; people are tired of war. Garrett Graveraet was an Ottawa with great influence among the young men. (more…)...
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