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The Resource The grand design : strategy and the U.S. Civil War, by Donald Stoker

The grand design : strategy and the U.S. Civil War, by Donald Stoker

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The grand design : strategy and the U.S. Civil War
Title
The grand design
Title remainder
strategy and the U.S. Civil War
Statement of responsibility
by Donald Stoker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Compares the military strategies of Jefferson Davis and Abraham Lincoln, suggesting that the Union could have won much earlier had they followed the grand plan of George B. McClellan
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350007
Cataloging source
DLC
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Stoker, Donald J
Dewey number
973.7/13
Index
index present
LC call number
E470
LC item number
.S87 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • United States
  • Strategy
  • United States
  • Confederate States of America
Target audience
adult
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strategy and the U.S. Civil War
Label
The grand design : strategy and the U.S. Civil War, by Donald Stoker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Policy and war -- The sinews of war -- Mr. Lincoln goes to war -- The border states' policy, strategy, and civil-military relations -- McClellan on top: Union strategy, July 1861-October 1861 -- Union strategy: November 1861 to March 1862 -- The foundations of naval strategy -- The war in the West: breaking the cordon -- A new year and a new strategy -- War in Virginia -- Confusion in the West: the summer of 1862 -- The tyranny of time -- Facing the arithmetic: escalation and destruction -- The enormous proportions of war -- Vicksburg and exhaustion -- The cruel summer of 1863: the Gettysburg campaign -- The autumn of 1863-playing the deep game -- The siren song of Tennessee: the winter of 1863-1864 -- Decision and desperation: 1864 -- The full fury of modern war -- War termination -- In war's shadow
Control code
2009045427
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780195373059
Lccn
2009045427
Label
The grand design : strategy and the U.S. Civil War, by Donald Stoker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Policy and war -- The sinews of war -- Mr. Lincoln goes to war -- The border states' policy, strategy, and civil-military relations -- McClellan on top: Union strategy, July 1861-October 1861 -- Union strategy: November 1861 to March 1862 -- The foundations of naval strategy -- The war in the West: breaking the cordon -- A new year and a new strategy -- War in Virginia -- Confusion in the West: the summer of 1862 -- The tyranny of time -- Facing the arithmetic: escalation and destruction -- The enormous proportions of war -- Vicksburg and exhaustion -- The cruel summer of 1863: the Gettysburg campaign -- The autumn of 1863-playing the deep game -- The siren song of Tennessee: the winter of 1863-1864 -- Decision and desperation: 1864 -- The full fury of modern war -- War termination -- In war's shadow
Control code
2009045427
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780195373059
Lccn
2009045427

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