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The Resource The centennial history of the Civil War, E. B. Long, director of research

The centennial history of the Civil War, E. B. Long, director of research

Label
The centennial history of the Civil War
Title
The centennial history of the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
E. B. Long, director of research
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Volume 1: "The coming fury" describes the people and politics, social and economic forces which came together to drive the nation apart, from a political convention in Charleston in 1860 through the first, stunning impact of the Battle of Bull Run
  • Volume 2: "Terrible swift sword" traces the personalities and actions leading to the Emancipation Proclamation and the removal of General McClellan from command of the North's principal army
  • Volume 3: "Never call retreat" carries the war from Fredericksburg, and through many campaigns to the death of Lincoln and the war's end
Related
Cataloging source
LC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1899-1978
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Catton, Bruce
Dewey number
973.7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
E468
LC item number
.C29
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Alternative histories
Label
The centennial history of the Civil War, E. B. Long, director of research
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. The coming fury.--v. 2. Terrible swift sword.--v. 3. Never call retreat -- Springtime of decision -- Down a steep place -- The long farewell -- Two presidents -- Into the unknown -- The way of revolution -- To the fiery altar -- v. 2: -- The leaders and the led -- A vast future also -- The military paradox -- Stride of a giant -- Turning point -- Unlimited war -- Thenceforward and forever -- v. 3: -- In the rapids -- Parting of the red sea waves -- Remorseless revolutionary struggle -- In letters of blood -- The impossibilities -- Act of faith -- His almost chosen people
Control code
445159
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
3 volumes
Lccn
61012502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)445159
Label
The centennial history of the Civil War, E. B. Long, director of research
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. The coming fury.--v. 2. Terrible swift sword.--v. 3. Never call retreat -- Springtime of decision -- Down a steep place -- The long farewell -- Two presidents -- Into the unknown -- The way of revolution -- To the fiery altar -- v. 2: -- The leaders and the led -- A vast future also -- The military paradox -- Stride of a giant -- Turning point -- Unlimited war -- Thenceforward and forever -- v. 3: -- In the rapids -- Parting of the red sea waves -- Remorseless revolutionary struggle -- In letters of blood -- The impossibilities -- Act of faith -- His almost chosen people
Control code
445159
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
3 volumes
Lccn
61012502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)445159

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