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The Resource The American Civil War : a military history, John Keegan

The American Civil War : a military history, John Keegan

Label
The American Civil War : a military history
Title
The American Civil War
Title remainder
a military history
Statement of responsibility
John Keegan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Analyzes many puzzling aspects of the Civil War, from its mismatched sides to the absence of decisive outcomes for dozens of skirmishes, and offers insight into the war's psychology, ideology, and economics while discussing the pivotal roles of leadership and geography
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2009.
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326848
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E470
LC item number
.K255 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Series statement
Vintage Civil War library
Target audience
adult
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a military history
Label
The American Civil War : a military history, John Keegan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Hutchinson, 2009
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
North and South divide -- Will there be a war? -- Improvised armies -- Running the war -- The military geography of the Civil War -- The life of the soldier -- Plans -- McClellan takes command -- The war in middle America -- Lee's war in the East, Grant's war in the West -- Chancellorsville and Gettysburg -- Vicksburg -- Cutting the Chattanooga-Atlanta link -- The overland campaign and the fall of Richmond -- Breaking into the South -- The battle off Cherbourg and the Civil War at sea -- Black soldiers -- The home fronts -- Walt Whitman and wounds -- Civil War generalship -- Civil War battle -- Could the South have survived? -- The end of the war
Control code
19083884
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Civil War library ed.
Extent
xvi, 396 pages
Isbn
9780307274939
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010549679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
The American Civil War : a military history, John Keegan
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Hutchinson, 2009
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
North and South divide -- Will there be a war? -- Improvised armies -- Running the war -- The military geography of the Civil War -- The life of the soldier -- Plans -- McClellan takes command -- The war in middle America -- Lee's war in the East, Grant's war in the West -- Chancellorsville and Gettysburg -- Vicksburg -- Cutting the Chattanooga-Atlanta link -- The overland campaign and the fall of Richmond -- Breaking into the South -- The battle off Cherbourg and the Civil War at sea -- Black soldiers -- The home fronts -- Walt Whitman and wounds -- Civil War generalship -- Civil War battle -- Could the South have survived? -- The end of the war
Control code
19083884
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Civil War library ed.
Extent
xvi, 396 pages
Isbn
9780307274939
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010549679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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