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Sherman"s march to the sea

Hood"s Tennessee Campaign & the Carolina Campaigns of 1865

by Jacob D. Cox

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Published by Da Capo Press in New York .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Cox, Jacob D. 1828-1900,
    • Sherman"s March to the Sea -- Personal narratives,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Jacob D. Cox ; with a new introduction by Brooks D. Simpson.
      SeriesCampaigns of the Civil War
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE477.7 .C69 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 265 p. :
      Number of Pages265
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1087284M
      ISBN 100306805871
      LC Control Number94011263
      OCLC/WorldCa30319506

        The answer is probably Sherman’s famous (or infamous depending on your home’s direction from the Mason-Dixon Line) March to the Sea. Using many primary sources, especially from soldiers and civilians who witnessed the campaign firsthand, Noah Andre Trudeau seeks to set the record straight in Southern Storm, his military history of this famous event. “Southern Storm: Sherman’s March to the Sea” is the first book by Noah A Trudeau and the second book on William Tecumseh Sherman that I have read. Trudeau has done an excellent job of writing what Read full review/5(6).

      Background. Throughout Sherman's March to the Sea, thousands of people escaping slavery attached themselves to the Union army's various infantry eventually turned back, but those that remained were looked on as "a growing encumbrance" as the army approached Savannah in December Complicating the situation, Confederate cavalry under General Joseph Wheeler were actively. The link between Georgia's civilian farms and Sherman's March to the Sea was that Abandoning Atlanta's railhead and telegraph lines was a high-risk operation. Sherman.

        Sherman's March To The Sea, And The Burning Of Columbia, South Carolina, From His Memoirs William Tecumseh SHERMAN AUDIOBOOK CHAPTER Time Two Prefaces Chapter 20 (Partial) Atlanta And. : Sherman's March to the Sea (Civil War Campaigns and Commanders Series) () by Marszalek, John F. and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(17).


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Sherman"s march to the sea by Jacob D. Cox Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is a well-rounded, comprehensive book documenting Sherman’s march to the sea, including the capture of Savannah, told from the perspective of participants on both sides, including civilians. Lively battle narrative is included for military engagements along the by: 4.

This is a well-rounded, comprehensive book documenting Sherman’s march to the sea, including the capture of Savannah, told from the perspective of participants on both sides, including civilians.

Lively battle narrative is included for military engagements along the way/5(67). Sherman's March To The Sea: Hood s Tennessee Campaign and the Carolina Campaigns of (Campaigns of the Civil War) Paperback – Aug by General Jacob D.

Cox (Author)5/5(3). Sherman's March: Atlanta to the Sea (CIVIL WAR) Hardcover – August 1, by David Nevin (Author)Cited by: In Osprey's Campaign No.Sherman's March to the Seaauthor David Smith describes Sherman's campaign across Georgia and Hood's campaign across Tennessee in late This is a phase of the American Civil War that often gets short shrift, due to the lack of `popular' large-scale battles, but it was nonetheless decisive in determining the outcome of the war in the West/5(6).

In Osprey's Campaign No.Sherman's March to the Seaauthor David Smith describes Sherman's campaign across Georgia and Hood's campaign across Tennessee in late This is a phase of the American Civil War that often gets short shrift, due to the lack of `popular' large-scale battles, but it was nonetheless decisive in determining the outcome of the war in the West/5(11).

A scorched-earth campaign that continues to haunt the Southern imagination, Sherman’s “March to the Sea” and ensuing drive north was a crucial turning point in the War between the States. Weaving together hundreds of eyewitness accounts, bestselling author Burke Davis tells the story of this infamous episode from the perspective of the Union soldiers and the Confederate men and women who stood in Cited by:   Sean Chick rated it really liked it review of another edition This is a decent enough book on Sherman's March to the Sea.

The illustrations by Richard Hook are good. The march itself is well covered.4/5. From November 15 until DecemUnion General William T. Sherman led s soldiers on a mile march from Atlanta to Savannah, Georgia.

The purpose of Sherman’s March to the Sea was to frighten Georgia’s civilian population into abandoning the Confederate cause. Letter from William Sherman to Ellen Sherman, Main Sherman's Civil War: Selected Correspondence of William T.

Sherman,eds. Jean V. Berlin and Brooks D. Simpson (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, ), This book provides a brief but helpful overview of Sherman's march to the sea.

A nice feature of the book is biographical information of key figures provided in insets. The author also provides a helpful explanation of Sherman's motivations, and he tries to separate fact from later propaganda/5.

Sherman's March, by Davis. Trudeau dedicated his book to Davis, saying that he was "first with Sherman to the sea.". Sherman's "March to the Sea" followed his successful Atlanta Campaign of May to September He and the Union Army's commander, Lt.

Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, believed that the Civil War would come to an end only if the Confederacy 's strategic capacity for warfare was decisively broken.

[4]Location: Georgia. Sherman's March to the Sea is a simple story. Hood took off for Tennessee, Wheeler presented no real threat and Confederate leadership dithered. For the men it was a long walk in the sun with ample food taken from the local population.5/5(5).

Southern Storm is an extremely well detailed look at General Sherman's famed March to the Sea during the Civil War. This book would not be suitable for someone who isn't a scholar of the Civil War or someone who enjoys reading detailed history often/5.

After his triumphant capture of Atlanta in the fall ofUnion General William T. Sherman mobili of his veteran troops and waged destructive war across Georgia, from Atlanta to Savannah. Unhappy with the killing and maiming of Brand: State House/McWhiney Foundation Press.

This book chronicles General Sherman's March through Georgia and the Carolinas in the latter days of the Civil War. It describes his Army's progress in exquisite detail. This account is full of first person anecdotes describing the march from the soldier's viewpoint as well as the Southerners victimized by Sherman's Army/5.

So on Nov. 15,Sherman’s army set out from Atlanta on its infamous March to the Sea, cutting a swath of destruction toward Savannah on.

A scorched-earth campaign that continues to haunt the Southern imagination, Sherman’s “March to the Sea” and ensuing drive north was a crucial turning point in the War between the States.

Weaving together hundreds of eyewitness accounts, bestselling author Burke Davis tells the story of this infamous episode from the perspective of the 5/5(1). Sherman's March book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Autumn,and the Civil War has ground to a bloody stalemate.

and his conflict with Sherman's orders to raid and pillage as they marched to the sea. Sherman's March through the eyes of Sherman, a Union soldier, and a southern belle. I liked it/5. The Paperback of the Southern Storm: Sherman's March to the Sea by Noah Andre Trudeau at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed/5(32).Sherman's March to the Sea -- Personal narratives Filed under: Sherman's March to the Sea Official Programme and Guide Book, Reunion, Georgia Division, U. C. V., Savannah, Georgia.Sherman's March To The Sea was the military Savannah Campaign going on in the American Civil War inthrough Georgia.

It was led by Major General William Tecumseh Sherman of the Union Army. The campaign began when Sherman's troops left the captured city of Atlanta, on November 15th.