Civil War
epub |eng | 2010-11-14 | Author:Baldwin, James [Baldwin, James]

The boy obeyed. The chief tore out the lining and found the gold hidden beneath it. "Why did you tell us where to find it?" he asked. "No one would ...
( Category: Civil War June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-06-18 | Author:Charles River Editors

Chapter 4: Schemes of Plunder “The mob has made several demonstrations upon the gas houses which they seem very anxious to destroy in order that they may the better carry ...
( Category: Civil War August 5,2016 )
epub |eng | 2015-12-14 | Author:TIME-LIFE BOOKS

Four Confederate soldiers stood in the battery at Fort Fisher. The unique fortress was built from earth instead of brick, and this enabled it to better withstand the shock of ...
( Category: Civil War January 23,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:Mark Twain [Twain, Mark]

AT THE SHRINE OF ST. WAGNER Bayreuth, Aug. 2d, 1891 It was at Nuremberg that we struck the inundation of music-mad strangers that was rolling down upon Bayreuth. It had ...
( Category: Civil War January 21,2016 )
epub |eng | 2015-11-22 | Author:Kathryn Canavan

Booth escaped over the Navy Yard Bridge into Maryland. Credit: National Archives Gurley said, “I will speak to God.” Stanton replied, “Do it just now.”32 Gurley dropped to his knees ...
( Category: Civil War November 23,2015 )
epub |eng | 2013-07-23 | Author:Phillip Thomas Tucker

Map courtesy of Bradley M. Gottfried “The guiding spirit of the battle” MEANWHILE, BARKSDALE CONTINUED to lead the 13th, 17th, and 18th Mississippi northeast up the Emmitsburg Road, smashing resistance ...
( Category: Civil War November 19,2015 )
epub |eng | 2015-07-20 | Author:Dickey, Christopher

Chapter 27 EARLY ON CHRISTMAS EVE AFTERNOON, Robert Bunch received an unexpected visitor. A Mr. Thomas Butler Gunn from the New-York Evening Post was arriving too late for the Secession ...
( Category: Civil War October 13,2015 )
epub |eng | 2015-07-17 | Author:Jonathan Horn

PART IV Postbellum CHAPTER THIRTEEN Washington and Lee With a sword at his side, Robert E. Lee rode to Richmond. On the afternoon of April 15, crowds cheered his arrival. ...
( Category: Civil War July 28,2015 )
epub |eng | 2013-12-12 | Author:Eickhoff, Diane & Barnhart, Aaron [Eickhoff, Diane]

Sauk River Camp near Osceola, MO 64776 (1 mile SW of town on Highway 82) Historical marker and ideal picnic site. FREE. Wheelchair access: Rough ground. Info: St. Clair County ...
( Category: Civil War July 19,2015 )
epub |eng | 2015-03-03 | Author:Matthew Carr [Carr, Matthew]

“… in their innermost recesses.” Mock German village with observation bunker, Dugway Proving Ground. Courtesy of the Library of Congress. In late July 1943, the Eighth Air Force carried out ...
( Category: Civil War July 19,2015 )
epub |eng | 2005-05-02 | Author:W Hunter Lesser [Lesser, W Hunter]

Confederate General Wise held the James River and Kanawha Turnpike on the New River at Hawks Nest, six miles east of Federals under General Cox. Wise was positioned there ostensibly ...
( Category: Civil War June 11,2015 )
epub |eng | 1979-01-01 | Author:Emory M. Thomas [Thomas, Emory M.]

“There is,” said the girl solemnly; “We celebrate our right to live. We are starving. As soon as enough of us get together we are going to the bakeries and ...
( Category: Civil War June 11,2015 )
mobi |eng | 2008-06-10 | Author:James M. McPherson

THE TIMING OF Lincoln’s public letters turned out to be fortuitous. Within a few days of their publication Union victories at Gettysburg, Vicksburg, and Port Hudson lifted the pall of ...
( Category: Civil War June 11,2015 )
mobi |eng | 1994-01-15 | Author:Geoffrey C. Ward; Ken Burns; Ric Burns

Richmond. February 11th. Some idea may be formed of the scarcity of food in this city from the fact that, while my youngest daughter was in the kitchen today a ...
( Category: Civil War June 11,2015 )
epub |eng | 2015-05-30 | Author:Bruce Chadwick [CHADWICK, BRUCE]

VICTORY The way out came during the first week of July. The kidnappers realized that they might go to prison for substantial periods of time if their trial was heard ...
( Category: Revolution & Founding June 1,2015 )