The Resource California and the Civil War, Richard Hurley, (electronic resource)

California and the Civil War, Richard Hurley, (electronic resource)

Label
California and the Civil War
Title
California and the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Richard Hurley
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the long and bitter prelude to war, southern transplants dominated California government, keeping the state aligned with Dixie. However, a murderous duel in 1859 killed "Free Soil" U.S. Senator David C. Broderick, and public opinion began to change. As war broke out back east, a golden-tongued preacher named Reverend Thomas Starr King crisscrossed the state endeavoring to save the Golden State for the Union. Seventeen thousand California volunteers thwarted secessionist schemes and waged brutal campaigns against native tribesmen resisting white encroachment as far away as Idaho and New Mexico. And a determined battalion of California cavalry journeyed to Virginia's Shenandoah Valley to battle John Singleton Mosby, the South's deadliest partisan ranger. Author Richard Hurley delves into home front activities during the nation's bloodiest war and chronicles the adventures of the brave men who fought far from home
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Hurley, Richard A
Dewey number
979.404
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Electronic books
  • California
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
California and the Civil War, Richard Hurley, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11931722
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Publication
Distribution
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
Control code
MWT11931722
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11931722
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11931722
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
California and the Civil War, Richard Hurley, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11931722
Publication
Distribution
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
Control code
MWT11931722
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11931722
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11931722
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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