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Author Bearss, Edwin C.

Title Receding tide : Vicksburg and Gettysburg : the campaigns that changed the Civil War / Edwin C. Bearss with J. Parker Hills.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    973.7344 BEA    Available
Description 399 p. : maps ; 24 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction: Trinity and tide -- Richmond and the river -- A series of experiments -- War has responsibilities -- What will the country say? -- To the railroad east of Vicksburg -- Concentration of troops -- On the offense -- Commit no blunder -- The devil's to pay -- The best three hours' fighting -- Give them the cold steel -- Epilogue -- About the Blue and Gray Education Society.
Subject Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863.
Vicksburg (Miss.) -- History -- Siege, 1863.
Added Author Hills, Parker.
ISBN 9781426205101 (hardcover) : $28.00
1426205104 (hardcover)
9781426205606 (e-book)
1426205600 (e-book)

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