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The Battle of Chancellorsville

The Battle of Chancellorsville

the attack of Stonewall Jackson and his army upon the right flank of the Army of the Potomac at Chancellorsville, Virginia, on Saturday afternoon, May 2, 1863.

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Published by The author in Bangor, Maine .
Written in English

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  • Chancellorsville, Battle of, Chancellorsville, Va., 1863.

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    Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources,inc., 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 16370)

    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 16370.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationviii, [5]-196 p.
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17556160M

    The Battle of Chancellorsville: The Attack of Stonewall Jackson and His Army Upon the Right Flank of the Army of the Potomac at Chancellorsville, Virginia, on Saturday Afternoon, May 2, Author. Chancellorsville and Gettysburg: Campaigns of the Civil War - VI, by Abner Doubleday (Gutenberg ebook) Filed under: Chancellorsville, Battle of, Chancellorsville, Va., -- Fiction. The Red Badge of Courage, by Stephen Crane (HTML at Virginia) Items below (if .

    This was a fast read for me as I've read so much about the Civil War since I was in grade school and most of this book was info I already knew. I was already very familiar with the Battle of Chancellorsville, Va. (May , ) and have also visited the battlefield/5. Chancellorsville , The Souls of the Brave, (Knopf) Ernest B. Furguson - Furguson's book elegantly explains the tactically complicated Battle of Chancellorsville and .

    A. P. Hill advance artillery attack Barlow Barlow's Brigade batteries battle of Chancellorsville Berry's Division Birney Birney's Division Bullock Road Buschbeck's Brigade caissons campaign cannon Captain cavalry Chancellor House change front charge Colonel Lee Colquitt Colston's column command Confederate Devens Dilger Dowdall Tavern Dowdall's. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bates, Samuel P. (Samuel Penniman), Battle of Chancellorsville. Meadville, PA: E.T. Bates,


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The Battle of Chancellorsville Download PDF EPUB FB2

Chancellorsville is the second book I have read by Mr. Sears (the first was Landscape Turned Red: The Battle of Antietam). It is extremely well-written. It once again sets the stage before the campaign and describes a complicated battle of troop and artillery movements in a manner that is /5().

This presentation of "The Battle of Chancellorsville," first published as a special issue of "Civil War Times Illustrated," is here reissued in by Eastern Acorn Press, the publishing imprint of Eastern National Park & Monument Association.5/5(2).

Chancellorsville is a valuable addition to the historiography and should be mandatory reading for all students of the Civil WarHistory: Reviews of New Books Gary Gallagher has again shown why he is a master editor-historian. These fresh, engrossing interpretations deserve book-length expansion/5(10).

"Chancellorsville" is Book 4 by James Reasoner in The Civil War Battle Series, and from the title and the painting of Stonewall Jackson on the cover you know that this particular volume will end with the general's death after the battle/5(14).

The Battle of Chancellorsville: Although thoroughly beaten mentally, Hooker maintained his outward bravado. He told Couch that Lee was "just where I want him; he must fight me on my own ground." But neither Couch nor others at Federal headquarters doubted the magnitude of.

Chancellorsville, Battle of, Chancellorsville, Va., Publisher Meadville, Pa., E. Bates Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of University of Michigan Language EnglishPages:   Stephen Sears' "Chancellorsville" is one of the best written books on this epic Civil War battle.

This volume begins with "the revolt of the generals," when two Union generals (Newton and Cochrane) represented to President Lincoln the dissatisfaction of many senior officers with the leadership of Ambrose Burnside after the disastrous Union defeat at Fredericksburg/5.

Chancellorsville Staff Ride Briefing Book by US Army Center of Military History Call Number: EC31 Chancellorsville: the battle and its aftermath by Gary W. Gallagher (Editor)Author: Winston Gould. eating supper, completely unprepared for battle. They abandoned their rifles and fled as Lee’s troops came shrieking out of the brush, bayonets drawn.

Against all odds, Lee won the Battle of Chancellorsville, and Hooker’s forces withdrew in defeat. 1) Based on information in the passage, it can be concluded that Hooker lost the Battle ofFile Size: KB. The Battle of Chancellorsville, fought from April 30 to May 6,is widely considered to be Confederate Gen.

Robert E. Lee’s greatest victory during the American Civil War. Facing an enemy force nearly twice the size of his own, Lee daringly split his troops in two, confronting and surprising Union Gen. Joseph Hooker. The Battle of Chancellorsville took place in One hundred fifty-seven years later, what Robert E.

Lee and Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson did on that battlefield in Virginia is still being taught at the United States Military Academy, also known as West Point, and other military schools around the world/5(15). The battles of Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville,were remarkable in several respects.

Both revealed the problems of mounting a serious attack at night and provided the first examples of the now-familiar trench warfare.4/5. The Battle of Chancellorsville was depicted in the film Gods and Generals, based on the novel of the same name.

The treatment of the battle in both the novel and the movie focuses on Jackson's assault on the Union right flank, his wounding, and his subsequent on: Spotsylvania County, Virginia. Book Description: For years historians and military strategists have been obsessed by the battle of Chancellorsville.

It began with an audaciously planned stroke by Union general Joe Hooker as he sent his army across the Rappahannock River and around Robert E. Lee's lines. Five books on the Battle of Chancellorsville 1.

The Campaign of Chancellorsville: A Strategic and Tactical Study (With Maps and Plans) 2. The Battle of Chancellorsville: The Attack of Stonewall Jackson and His Army Upon 3. Chancellorsville by Stephen Sears ().

Chancellorsville's. THE BATTLE OF SALEM CHURCH: MAY 3, P.M. After carrying Marye's Heights in the morning. Sedgwick pushes west toward Chancellorsville.

Wilcox's brigade delays Sedgwick's march, then falls back to Salem Church, where it is joined by four additional brigades led by McLaws. The following books are suggested reading for additional insights into the Civil War and its key battles: Stephen W.

Sears, Chancellorsville (New York: Mariner Books, ) and Ernest B. Furgurson, Chancellorsville The Souls of the Brave (New York: Vintage, ). The American Battlefield Trust's Battle of Chancellorsville page includes history articles, battle maps, photos, video, and other historical resources related to this important Civil War battle in Virginia.

The curiously bungled Confederate offensive at Salem Church on May 4 marked the end of significant fighting during the Chancellorsville campaign.

Sedgwick withdrew across Banks' Ford early the next morning, freeing Lee to hurry back to Chancellorsville for one last effort against Hooker. To say this book is about the Battle of Chancellorsville is almost a misnomer.

A better description would be that the book is about the Hooker era in the Army of the Potomac. In the book Sears treats us to more than just the Xs and Os of a battle. We hear about Hooker's rebuilding of the Army's moral after the disasterous tenure of Burnside.5/5(5).

The Battle of Chancellorsville: The Attack of Stonewall Jackson and His Army Upon the Right Flank of the Army of the Potomac at Chancellorsville, Virginia, on Saturday Afternoon, May 2. Battle of Chancellorsville, (May 1–5, ), in the American Civil War, bloody assault by the Union army in Virginia that failed to encircle and destroy the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia.

Following the “horror of Fredericksburg” (Decem ), the Confederate army of Gen. Robert E.movie, or taking a ranger-led tour at the Chancellorsville Visitor Center. 1. InPresident Abraham Lincoln issued the _____ Proclamation, which declared freedom for some enslaved people.

A. Liberation B. Emancipation C. Declaration 2. The battle of Chancellorsville took place in .