American Civil War
epub |eng | 2012-08-15 | Author:Benjamin Franklin Cooling III

2. Frances H. Kennedy, ed., The Civil War Battlefield Guide, 2nd ed. (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1998), 299–303. For a fuller account of Hunter’s depredations, see Gary C. Walker, Hunter’s Fiery ...
( Category: American Civil War August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Thomas Wentworth Higginson [Higginson, Thomas Wentworth]

CHAPTER SIX A NIGHT IN THE WATER YES, THAT WAS A PLEASANT LIFE ON PICKET, IN THE DELICIOUS EARLY summer of the South, and among the endless flowery forests of ...
( Category: American Civil War August 6,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2013-09-30 | Author:Howard Kazanjian & Chris Enss [Kazanjian, Howard]

CHAPTER EIGHT Plains Living My husband used to tell me that he believed he was the happiest man on earth, and I cannot help but thinking he was. —ELIZABETH CUSTER, ...
( Category: American Civil War August 2,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-07-27 | Author:Grant, Ulysses S. [Grant, Ulysses S.]

CHAPTER 44 BATTLE OF CHATTANOOGA—A GALLANT CHARGE—COMPLETE ROUT OF THE ENEMY—PURSUIT OF THE CONFEDERATES—GENERAL BRAGG—REMARKS ON CHATTANOOGA At twelve o’clock at night, when all was quiet, I began to give ...
( Category: American Civil War August 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 1993-07-14 | Author:Masur, Louis P.; Masur, Louis P.;

2. [Charlotte Forten] “Life on the Sea Islands,” Atlantic Monthly, 13 (May and June 1864): 587–596; 666–676 It was on the afternoon of a warm, murky day late in October ...
( Category: European July 20,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-12-10 | Author:Thom Hatch [Hatch, Thom]

Fifteen Culpeper Civil War officers were expected to motivate and inspire their troops under fire by example—bravery was contagious. George Armstrong Custer, however, elevated that responsibility to a higher level. ...
( Category: American Civil War July 11,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-11-28 | Author:Frederick Douglass

( Category: American Civil War July 7,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-27 | Author:Justin Carisio

( Category: American Civil War July 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-04 | Author:David M. Jordan

( Category: American Civil War July 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-02 | Author:Cathy J. Kaemmerlen

( Category: American Civil War July 3,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-05-18 | Author:Holden Reid, Brian

13 Marching on to Savannah, September–December 1864 One of the first orders that Sherman issued after the fall of Atlanta concerned the civilian population. “Move all the stores forward from ...
( Category: American Civil War June 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2002-06-14 | Author:William E. Gienapp

LINCOLN WORRIED about the effect the proclamation would have on the upcoming state and congressional elections in the North. Indeed, in cabinet discussions Montgomery Blair had opposed issuing the proclamation ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents June 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-06-14 | Author:Anthony Arthur [Arthur, Anthony]

That journey still required traversing more than three hundred miles of desert and mountains. Limited to the northernmost border regions, the Apaches were no longer a problem. And the bandits ...
( Category: American Civil War June 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-05-14 | Author:Christopher J. Leahy

Chapter 14 AGGRESSIVE FOREIGN POLICY Shortly after midnight on Monday, October 25, 1841, an American merchant brig, the Creole, slipped out of port at Hampton Roads, Virginia, en route to ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents May 26,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-02-03 | Author:Bruce L. Brager

Some sources say that Lincoln had more details on Lee’s losses, and that this may have provoked his comment to William Stoddard about more such losses, which Stoddard remembered as ...
( Category: American Civil War May 22,2020 )