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Author Heineman, Kenneth J., 1962-

Title Civil War dynasty : the Ewing family of Ohio / Kenneth J. Heineman.

Imprint New York : New York University Press, c2013.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    973.7471 HEI    Available
Description x, 385 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-354) and index.
Contents "The devoted band of Leonidas" : Thomas Ewing's ascent -- "Reaching up into the blue ether -- sinking down into the abyss" : the next generation comes of age -- "Argument is exhausted" : an election, an insurrection, and an invasion, 1860-1861 -- "Render to Caesar" : Shiloh, Antietam, and Prairie Grove, 1862 -- "Forlorn hope" : Vicksburg, Lawrence, and Missionary Ridge, 1863 -- "War is cruelty" : Atlanta, Pilot Knob, and Washington, 1864 -- "Stand on the crater of a living volcano" : processions, trials, and recriminations.
Subject Ewing family.
Ewing, Thomas, 1829-1896.
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 -- Family.
Ohio -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.
ISBN 9780814773017 (cl : alk. paper)
081477301X (cl : alk. paper)

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