American Civil War - Western Campaigns
 
 
Title: "To Prepare for Sherman's Coming." The Battle of Wise's Forks, March 1865
Author: Smith, Mark A., and Sokolosky, Wade
Item #: 1200
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CA, 2015. First Edition, Signed bookplate by the author. Illus, Maps, 192 pp. This battle has long been thought of as nothing more than an insignificant skirmish during the final days of the Civil War. This excellent book erases this misconception and elevates this combat and its related operations to the historical status it deserves. Mint in DJ. 
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Title: Shrouds of Glory - From Atlanta to Nashville: The Last Great Campaign of the War
Author: Groom, Winston
Item #: 1271
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NY, 1995. First Edition, Signed by the author (who also wrote ”Forrest Gump”). Maps, ports., photos, 308 pp. This highly readable book focuses on Hood’s decisive actions in the western theater of operations during the final months of the war. Fine in DJ.
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Title: "No Such Army Since the Days of Julius Caesar" Sherman's Carolinas Campaign...
Author: Smith, Mark A., and Sokolosky, Wade
Item #: 1440
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CA, 2017. First Edition. Signed Bookplate by the authors. Maps, photos, ports., illus., 227 pp. This is a carefully detailed account of the campaign from Fayetteville to Averasboro in North Carolina in March of 1865. Mint in DJ.
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Title: Mountains Touched With Fire - Chattanooga Besieged, 1863
Author: Sword, Wiley
Item #: 1562
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NY, 1995. First Edition. Maps, ports., photos, 430 pp. Combining furious battle action with careful analysis, this well written book tells the story of a crucial turning point in the war. Fine in DJ.
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Title: Vicksburg - The Campaign That Opened the Mississippi
Author: Ballard, Michael B.
Item #: 2972
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NC, 2004. First Edition. Maps, ports., photos, 490 pp. This is an excellent campaign study. Ballard’s astute analysis and deft interweaving of military decision making, campaign strategy and battle tactics, and the challenges faced by Southern civilians, brings together in one volume the complexity of the fight for mastery of the Mississippi River. Fine in DJ.
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Title: The Capture of New Orleans 1862
Author: Hearn, Chester G.
Item #: 4116
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LA, 1995. Illus., ports., photos, maps, diagrams, 292 pp. This vivid, fast-paced narrative examines the decisions, actions, individuals and events that brought about the capture of the city and forever weakened the Confederate war machine. Fine in DJ.
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Title: The Shipwreck of Their Hopes - The Battles for Chattanooga
Author: Cozzens, Peter
Item #: 4269
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IL, 1994. First Edition. Illustrations by Keith Rocco, maps, appendix, 515 pp. This concluding volume of a trilogy on the CW in the West; from Lookout Mountain to Missionary Ridge, details the loss of Chattanooga. Fine in DJ.
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Title: Appalachian Ohio and the Civil War, 1862-1863
Author: Hall, Susan G.
Item #: 4488
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NC, 2000. First Edition. Illus., maps, 258 pp. This narrative history relates a people’s experiences of the war at home and in the armies fighting in Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi and Virginia. Fine in Illustrated Boards.
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Title: Fields of Blood - The Prairie Grove Campaign
Author: Shea, William L.
Item #: 4834
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NC, 2009. First Edition. Maps, ports., photos, 358 pp. On Dec. 7, 1862, two armies collided at an obscure Arkansas hamlet named Prairie Grove in a desperate battle that effectively ended Confederate offensive operations west of the Mississippi River. Mint in DJ.
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Title: The Civil War in the American West
Author: Josephy, Alvin M.
Item #: 4845
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NY, 1991. First Edition. Maps, 448 pp. This is a concise and integrated account of operations that ranged across half a continent. Fine in DJ.
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$25.00 USD
 
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