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The Resource General Sherman's Christmas : Savannah, 1864, Stanley Weintraub

General Sherman's Christmas : Savannah, 1864, Stanley Weintraub

Label
General Sherman's Christmas : Savannah, 1864
Title
General Sherman's Christmas
Title remainder
Savannah, 1864
Statement of responsibility
Stanley Weintraub
Title variation
  • Savannah for Christmas : a Civil War saga
  • General Shermans Christmas
Title variation remainder
Savannah, 1864
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"General Sherman's Christmas opens on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 24, 1864. Sherman was relentlessly pushing his troops nearly three hundred miles across Georgia in his "march to the Sea, " to reach Savannah just days before Christmas. His methodical encroachment of the city from all sides eventually convinced Confederate general W. J. Hardee to slip away in darkness and escape to South Carolina. Three days before Christmas, the mayor surrendered the city"--Compact disc container
Tone
Writing style
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338107
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-
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Weintraub, Stanley
Dewey number
973.7/378
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E477.41
LC item number
.W46 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Savannah (Ga.)
  • Sherman, William T.
Target audience
adult
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Savannah, 1864
Label
General Sherman's Christmas : Savannah, 1864, Stanley Weintraub
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Voting with their feet -- Marching from Atlanta -- The long picnic -- Making Georgia howl -- Left wing/right wing -- "-- Just like a dose of salts" -- Besieging Savannah -- Savannah Christmas -- Christmas week in the Union
Control code
ocn263605547
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 238 p.
Isbn
9780061702983
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2008046316
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)263605547
Label
General Sherman's Christmas : Savannah, 1864, Stanley Weintraub
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Voting with their feet -- Marching from Atlanta -- The long picnic -- Making Georgia howl -- Left wing/right wing -- "-- Just like a dose of salts" -- Besieging Savannah -- Savannah Christmas -- Christmas week in the Union
Control code
ocn263605547
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 238 p.
Isbn
9780061702983
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2008046316
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)263605547

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