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George F. Root, Civil War Songwriter: A Biography

P.H. Carder - History - 2008 - 247 pages
When the Civil War broke out in 1861, "The Battle Cry of Freedom" became perhaps the most common patriotic song echoing throughout the North. The author of that famous tune was ...
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Disgrace at Gettysburg: The Arrest and Court-Martial of Brigadier General ...

John F. Krumwiede - History - 2006 - 257 pages
"This volume chronicles Rowley's life up to the July 1, 1863, battle that ended his military career, with particular attention to the events of that fateful day. The author ...
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Lee's Bold Plan for Point Lookout: The Rescue of Confederate Prisoners That ...

Jack E. Schairer - History - 2008 - 265 pages
This volume takes an in-depth look at Lees audacious plan, from the circumstances surrounding its inception, simultaneous cavalry and amphibious attacks on Point Lookout, and ...
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August Valentine Kautz, USA: Biography of a Civil War General

Lawrence G. Kautz - History - 2008 - 303 pages
Born in Germany in 1828, future Union general August Valentine Kautz came to America as an infant. He was privileged to obtain schooling and, after service in the war with ...
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Custer and the Front Royal Executions of 1864

Jay W. Simson - History - 2008 - 211 pages
"For more than 140 years most have accepted the claim by Confederate Colonel John S. Mosby that George Armstrong Custer bears all of the guilt associated with the executions of ...
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Fitz-John Porter, Scapegoat of Second Manassas: The Rise, Fall and Rise of ...

Donald R. Jermann - History - 2008 - 295 pages
One of the darkest days in United States history since Valley Forge was August 30, 1862. On this date the Confederate army smashed the United States army at Manassas, on the ...
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General George H. Thomas: A Biography of the Union's "Rock of Chickamauga"

Robert P. Broadwater - History - 2009 - 272 pages
"Though successful and heralded by historians, Thomas never achieved the fame of Grant, Lee, Jackson or Sherman. His Southern birth, fellows' ambition, and less-publicized ...
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The Second United States Sharpshooters in the Civil War: A History and Roster

Gerald L. Earley - History - 2014 - 253 pages
The Second United States Sharpshooters was a hodgepodge regiment, composed of companies raised in several New England states. The regiment was trained for a specific mission ...
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Identification Discs of Union Soldiers in the Civil War: A Complete ...

Larry B. Maier, Joseph W. Stahl - History - 2008 - 222 pages
"This unique reference work on the origins of the dog tag covers all 49 styles of Civil-War era Union identification discs"--Provided by publisher.
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The Timberclads in the Civil War: The Lexington, Conestoga and Tyler on the ...

Myron J. Smith, Jr. - History - 2008 - 560 pages
In the most detailed history ever of Union warships on the western waters of the Civil War, the author recounts the exploits of the timberclad ships Lexington, Tyler, and ...
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