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Shiloh 1862

James R. Arnold

Shiloh 1862

the death of innocence

by James R. Arnold

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Published by Osprey in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shiloh, Battle of, 1862.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 95).

    Statementtext by James R. Arnold ; battlescene plates by Alan & Michael Perry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE473.54 .A76 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination100 p. :
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22373314M
    ISBN 101841761044

    “Groom has established himself unquestionably as heir to the late Shelby Foote ” — Minneapolis Star Tribune “ Most historical accounts place the reader above the fray looking down, In Shiloh Groom places you next to the participants and has you looking to your left and right–you can hear the shell bursts, feel the pulsating anxiety and experience the moment–it educates. Cruel Morning: Shiloh is a brigade grand tactical system that combines old school hex and counter maneuvers with rules for command and control, leader personalities, and a CRT that favors quality and firepower over raw mass. Shiloh features rules for the 47 th Tennessee, Lew Wallace’s variable arrival, and Union gunboats among other.

    The first major battle in the Western theatre of the American Civil War (), Shiloh came as a horrifying shock to both the American public and those in arms. For the first time they had some idea of the terrible price that would be paid for the preservation of the Union. On 6 April General Albert Sidney Johnston caught Grant and Sherman by surprise and very nearly drove them into. Shiloh, | A main selection in History Book-of-the-Month Club and alternate selection in Military Book-of-the-Month Club. In the spring of , many Americans still believed that the Civil War, "would be over by Christmas." The previous summer in Virginia, Bull Run, with nearly 5, casualties, had been shocking, but suddenly came word from a far away place in the wildernesses of Brand: National Geographic Society.

    Shiloh and the Western Campaign of by O. Edward Cunningham Savas Beatie, El Dorado Hills, Calif., , $ Decades ago Edward Cunningham’s study of the Shiloh campaign of should have become a book.   Shiloh, Press Release and Book Giveaway! I recently received this press release from the National Geographic Society regarding the new release Shiloh, from author Winston Groom. They were kind enough to send along a review copy as well. In addition they are offering readers of my blog an opportunity to receive a free copy of the book.


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Groom's book takes a new look at the battle of Shiloh fought in April the first big battle of the Civil War. While primarily a military focus, Groom makes good use of diaries, letters and post-war memoirs to give life to individuals on the battle field.4/5. SHILOH, The Battle of Shiloh, fought in the wilderness of southern Tennessee in Aprilmarked a violent crossroads in the Civil War.

What began as a surprise attack by Confederate troops on a Union stronghold to gain control of the Mississippi River Valley became a bloody two-day conflict that would eerily foretell the brutal reality /5().

A main selection in History Book-of-the-Month Club and alternate selection in Military Book-of-the-Month the spring ofmany Americans still believed that the Civil War, "would be over by Christmas." The previous summer in Virginia, Bull Run, with nearly 5, casualties, had been shocking, but suddenly came word from a far away place in the wildernesses of Southwest 4/5(7).

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The battle of Shiloh, fought in April in the wilderness of south central Tennessee, marked a savage turning point in the Civil War. In this masterful book, Larry Daniel re-creates the drama and the horror of the battle and discusses in authoritative detail the political and military policies that led to Shiloh, the personalities of those.

Shiloh, Winston Groom; National Geographic We should be grateful that Winston Groom is passionate about the Civil War. Thanks to his masterful handling and lively style, readers will find Shiloh,his new analysis of the conflict’s first battle with horrific casualties, fast-paced and rewarding reading throughout.

Groom deftly recounts the oft-told story of the incompetence. In the spring ofmany Americans still believed that the Civil War, 'would be over by Christmas.' The losses in Virginia at Bull Run the previous summer, with nearly 5, casualties, had been shocking enough, but suddenly came word of an appalling battle in the wildernesses of Southwest Tennessee, Shiloh, that c lives, most of them during a single day.

Shiloh is an epic tale, deftly told by a masterful storyteller.A main selection in History Book-of-the-Month Club and alternate selection in Military Book-of-the-Month Club.

In the spring ofmany Americans still believed that the Civil War, "would be over by Christmas."4/5(6). Get this from a library. Shiloh, the death of innocence. [James R Arnold]. Stirring Civil War history from the author of Forest Gump. Groom (Kearny’s March, ) presents Shiloh, fought on April in western Tennessee, as a turning point in the casualty count exceeded all previous American wars combined.

After setting the stage, Groom takes the reader to Pittsburg Landing, the nearest town to the battle, a few days beforehand. SHILOH, The Battle of Shiloh, fought in the wilderness of southern Tennessee in Aprilmarked a violent crossroads in the Civil War.

What began as a surprise attack by Confederate troops on a Union stronghold to gain control of the Mississippi River Valley became a bloody two-day conflict that would eerily foretell the brutal reality of the next three years%().The first major battle in the Western theatre of the American Civil War, Shiloh came as a horrifying shock to both the American public and those in arms.

For the first time they had some idea of the terrible price that would be paid for the preservation of the Union. On 6 April General Albert Sidney Johnston caught Grant and Sherman by surprise and very nearly drove them into the River.