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The Resource Victors in blue : how Union generals fought the Confederates, battled each other, and won the Civil War, Albert Castel with Brooks D. Simpson

Victors in blue : how Union generals fought the Confederates, battled each other, and won the Civil War, Albert Castel with Brooks D. Simpson

Label
Victors in blue : how Union generals fought the Confederates, battled each other, and won the Civil War
Title
Victors in blue
Title remainder
how Union generals fought the Confederates, battled each other, and won the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Albert Castel with Brooks D. Simpson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
In a book that spans the whole Civil War, the author examines how, despite infighting, the Union generals formed a cohesive unit of leadership to defeat the Confederate Army
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10094736
Cataloging source
DLC
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1928-2014
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Castel, Albert
Dewey number
973.7/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E470
LC item number
.C25 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Simpson, Brooks D
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True
Series statement
Modern war studies
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  • United States
  • Generals
  • Command of troops
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how Union generals fought the Confederates, battled each other, and won the Civil War
Label
Victors in blue : how Union generals fought the Confederates, battled each other, and won the Civil War, Albert Castel with Brooks D. Simpson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Contents
Rosecrans in West Virginia: a tale of a goose, a dog, and a fox -- Grant in Missouri and Tennessee: a tale of how a nobody became a somebody -- Grant, Halleck, and a failure to communicate -- Grant at Shiloh: how to win by not losing -- Grant advances by staying put -- Nobody at Antietam -- Grant and Rosecrans at Iuka and Corinth: the birth of a rivalry -- Rosecrans at Stones River: how a near disaster became a much-needed union -- Victory -- Meade at Gettysburg: how to win by staying put -- Grant victorious at Vicksburg: how to win by causing your enemies to -- Defeat themselves -- Rosecrans takes Chattanooga and Grant takes a fall -- Rosecrans and Thomas at Chickamauga: the fortunes and misfortunes of war -- Grant at Chattanooga: how to win a battle contrary to plan -- While Grant fails to defeat Lee, Sherman invades Georgia: circling around -- To move forward -- Grant remains stymied, Sherman takes Atlanta: decision in the west -- Sheridan in the Shenandoah -- Sherman marches to the sea, Schofield repulses Hood, and Thomas vanquishes Hood at Nashville -- Death blows: Grant, Sheridan, and Sherman win the war, but the Union generals fight on -- Epilogue: the victors in blue: who and why
Control code
847734
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 362 pages
Isbn
9780700617937
Lccn
2011029923
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780700617937
Label
Victors in blue : how Union generals fought the Confederates, battled each other, and won the Civil War, Albert Castel with Brooks D. Simpson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Contents
Rosecrans in West Virginia: a tale of a goose, a dog, and a fox -- Grant in Missouri and Tennessee: a tale of how a nobody became a somebody -- Grant, Halleck, and a failure to communicate -- Grant at Shiloh: how to win by not losing -- Grant advances by staying put -- Nobody at Antietam -- Grant and Rosecrans at Iuka and Corinth: the birth of a rivalry -- Rosecrans at Stones River: how a near disaster became a much-needed union -- Victory -- Meade at Gettysburg: how to win by staying put -- Grant victorious at Vicksburg: how to win by causing your enemies to -- Defeat themselves -- Rosecrans takes Chattanooga and Grant takes a fall -- Rosecrans and Thomas at Chickamauga: the fortunes and misfortunes of war -- Grant at Chattanooga: how to win a battle contrary to plan -- While Grant fails to defeat Lee, Sherman invades Georgia: circling around -- To move forward -- Grant remains stymied, Sherman takes Atlanta: decision in the west -- Sheridan in the Shenandoah -- Sherman marches to the sea, Schofield repulses Hood, and Thomas vanquishes Hood at Nashville -- Death blows: Grant, Sheridan, and Sherman win the war, but the Union generals fight on -- Epilogue: the victors in blue: who and why
Control code
847734
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 362 pages
Isbn
9780700617937
Lccn
2011029923
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780700617937

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