Marching Through Georgia: Story of Soldiers and Civilians During Sherman's Campaign (Google eBook)

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Harper Collins, Mar 29, 2011 - History - 432 pages
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In this engrossing work of history, Lee Kennett brilliantly brings General Sherman's 1864 invasion of Georgia to life by capturing the ground-level experiences of the soldiers and civilians who witnesses the bloody campaign. From the skirmish at Buzzard Roost Gap all the way to Savannah ten months later, Kennet follows the notorious, complex Sherman, who attacked the devastated the heart of the Confederacy's arsenal. Marching Through Georgia describes, in gripping detail, the event that marked the end of the Old South.

  

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An amateur historian's account of Sherman's "March to the Sea." An enjoyable read, and an instructive one, as Kennett focuses less on military strategies and battle tactics and more on the cultural ... Read full review

Contents

1Mise en Scène
2Joe Browns Georgia
3The Hosts
4From Dalton to the Chattahoochee
5The District of the Etowah
PART TWO
6The Citadel
7The Raids
13The vandals
14The Victims
15Aftermath
Notes
Bibliography
Index
Acknowledgments
About the Author

8In the Ditches
9Battle
10A Campaip Ends
PART THREE
11Arata Delenua Est
12The First Act
ALSO BY LEE KENNETT
To the Reader
Abbreviations
Copyright
About the Publisher
Copyright

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About the author (2011)

Lee Kennett is Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Georgia and the author of Marching Through Georgia: The Story of Soldiers and Civilians During Sherman's Campaign and G.I.: The American Soldier in World War II He lives in Pleasant Garden, North Carolina.

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