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The Resource Shiloh, 1862, Winston Groom

Shiloh, 1862, Winston Groom

Label
Shiloh, 1862
Title
Shiloh, 1862
Statement of responsibility
Winston Groom
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this exploration of the first "great and terrible" battle of the Civil War, Groom describes the dramatic events of April 6 and 7, 1862, when a bold surprise attack on Ulysses S. Grant's encamped troops and the bloody battle that ensued would alter the timbre of the war
Summary
Offers a detailed account of the Battle of Shiloh, a turning point when both the Union and the Confederacy realized the grand scale of the conflict, the large number of casualties to be expected, and that the war would not end quickly
Tone
Writing style
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10083707
Cataloging source
UPZ
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1944-
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Groom, Winston
Dewey number
973.7/31
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E473.54
LC item number
.G76 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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National Geographic Society (U.S.)
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True
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  • Shiloh, Battle of, Tenn., 1862
  • United States
  • Tennessee
Target audience
adult
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the first great and terrible battle of the Civil War
Label
Shiloh, 1862, Winston Groom
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 409-419) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
846577
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
446 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781426208744
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781426208744
  • (OCoLC)774404320
Label
Shiloh, 1862, Winston Groom
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 409-419) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
846577
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
446 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781426208744
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781426208744
  • (OCoLC)774404320

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