George Thomas: Virginian for the Union

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University of Oklahoma Press, 2007 - History - 413 pages
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One of the North's greatest generals-Rock of Chickamauga
  

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Great to have a current rewritten book on George H Thomas. Much of the details are taken from the previous biographer's works but new sources of infromation are no where else since Thomas had his ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
3
Childhood and Early Years
11
West Point and Florida
24
Mexico
39
West Point Fort Yuma and Texas
58
Decision
80
Mill Springs
103
Shiloh and Perryville
124
Reconstruction
310
Late Career and Death
326
Thomas in Historical Memory
340
Notes
357
The Rock of Chickamauga 169
371
Chattanooga 197
372
The Army of the Cumberland 222
374
The Atlanta Campaign 239
376

Stones River
140
From Stones River to Chickamauga Creek
154
Victory and Frustration
281
Occupation
295
Nashville 256
377
Bibliography
387
Index
405
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Christopher J. Einolf teaches at the University of Richmond.

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