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By Bruce Catton

The Epic fight of the Blue and grey through the Pulitzer Prize-Winning Historian Bruce Catton. this is the genuine glance of the struggle with 836 photographs together with many in colour that experience by no means been published earlier than. The illustrations variety from the wonderful pictures of Mathew Brady and the recognized sketches of Winslow Homer to dozens of formerly unknown work, drawings, and eye-witness conflict scenes. No earlier unmarried quantity at the conflict has even approached the importance and the colour of this assortment.

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They are worth the closest study, for few INTRODUCTION viii military writers have possessed Colonel Henderson’s grasp of tactical and strategical principles, or his knowledge of the methods which have controlled their application by the most famous soldiers, from Hannibal to Von Moltke. Gifted with a rare power of describing not only great military events but the localities where they occurred, he places clearly before his readers, in logical sequence, the circumstances which brought them about.

THE UNITED STATES, 1861. SITUATION, NIGHT OF JULY 17, 1861. DISPOSITIONS, MORNING OF JULY 21, 1861. BULL RUN. SKETCH OF WEST VIRGINIA IN 1861. THE VALLEY. SITUATION, NIGHT OF MARCH 21, 1862. BATTLE OF KERNSTOWN. SITUATION, APRIL 30, 1862. BATTLE OF MCDOWELL. SITUATION, MAY 18, 1862. BATTLE OF WINCHESTER. BATTLES OF CROSS KEYS AND PORT REPUBLIC. Chapter I End of the Project Gutenberg EBook of Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War, by G. F. R. net/1/2/2/3/12233/ Produced by Derek Thompson and Sue Asscher Updated editions will replace the previous one--the old editions will be renamed.

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