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A treasury of Civil War tales, Webb Garrison

Label
A treasury of Civil War tales
Title
A treasury of Civil War tales
Statement of responsibility
Webb Garrison
Title variation
Civil War tales
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a collection of stories relating to the Civil War and the Reconstruction years
Cataloging source
DLC
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1919-2000
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Garrison, Webb
Dewey number
973.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • E655
  • E655
LC item number
  • .G37 1988
  • .G37 1988
Literary form
non fiction
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United States
Label
A treasury of Civil War tales, Webb Garrison
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy052/88023826.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • The president-elect moved toward his inauguration incognito
  • The free and independent republic of Georgia never fully yielded sovereignty
  • The world's first war correspondent barely managed to last one year in America
  • James B. Eads put together an ironclad inland Navy
  • West Pointers sparred bloodlessly at Fort Sumter
  • Baltimore saw the first deliberate shedding of blood
  • Clara Barton made bandages of red tape
  • "Boy Drummer of Chickamauga" refused to be refused
  • At Bull Run Creek, a Sunday picnic got out of hand
  • Rose Greenhow was "worth any six of Jeff Davis's best regiments"
  • A little woman's book made a great war
  • Parson Brownlow played both ends against the middle
  • "The lot fell upon Colonel Corcoran"
  • U.S. Grant ripped a hole in the belly of the C.S.A.
  • Marching off to die, strong men sang a gentlewoman's song
  • James J. Andrews lost a race but became a folk hero in both North and South
  • Carl Schurz spoke for 200,000 Germans in blue
  • "The shaprshooter" brought men to recruitment offices in droves
  • Lincoln's master spy brought joy to the hearts of rebels
  • Near-dictatorship evoked the wrath of "Blackjack" Logan
  • Rebel error and Federal fear blended to yield the dealiest day ever
  • "The little giant" set the stage for "bleeding Kansas"
  • Elias Boudinot led tribesmen into the promised land of the C.S.A.
  • An ex-congressman from Ohio got a special sentence: banishment
  • From start to finish, Abraham Lincoln really was Commander-in-Chief
  • tGrant of Maine built state-of-th-art fortifications for Atlanta
  • Armies were expanded: at the cost of riots and escalating abuses
  • Mary Walker got her medal: and kept it
  • Dred Scott was hammered between North and South
  • James H. Hammond called upon Americans to acknowledge cotton as king
  • Both North and South embraced the song "Dixie"
  • Fiery abolitionist John Brown set out to do God's work
  • John C. Breckinridge played the role of spoiler in the election of 1860
  • George and Thomas Crittendon mirrored the sundered nation
  • Sheridan's ride made the North forget Sheridan's raids
  • What happened at Ebenezer Creek remains an usolved puzzle
  • Mary Todd Lincoln shielded her son from combat
  • Desperate, Confederates moved to put slaves into uniform
  • Greed and speed proved to be more deadly than Confederate bullets
  • Confederate gold was scattered over three Southern states
  • Ten thousand Southern leaders went into exile
  • Staunch Unionist Andrew Johnson was labeled "too soft on the South"
  • Reconstruction ended in return for yielding the White House to Hayes
  • From start to finish, it really was Abraham Lincoln's war
  • James A. Garfield harvested political hay in the aftermath of Chickamauga
  • The youngest general captured the most wanted fugitive -- t"Rightly used, a few hand guns could end this bloody business"
  • Lauded in the South, Forrest was vilified in the North
  • Jubal early swapped a day for a wagon load of gold
  • In the South and in the North, stricken Atlanta was seen through the eyes of George Barnard
  • Northern medics produced America's first big wave of drug addicts
  • Sherman tipped the scales in favor of Lincoln's re-election
  • Black soldiers were central to the War's biggest explosion
Control code
ocm18323606
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9780934395953
Lccn
88023826
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 265844
  • (OCoLC)18323606
Label
A treasury of Civil War tales, Webb Garrison
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy052/88023826.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • The president-elect moved toward his inauguration incognito
  • The free and independent republic of Georgia never fully yielded sovereignty
  • The world's first war correspondent barely managed to last one year in America
  • James B. Eads put together an ironclad inland Navy
  • West Pointers sparred bloodlessly at Fort Sumter
  • Baltimore saw the first deliberate shedding of blood
  • Clara Barton made bandages of red tape
  • "Boy Drummer of Chickamauga" refused to be refused
  • At Bull Run Creek, a Sunday picnic got out of hand
  • Rose Greenhow was "worth any six of Jeff Davis's best regiments"
  • A little woman's book made a great war
  • Parson Brownlow played both ends against the middle
  • "The lot fell upon Colonel Corcoran"
  • U.S. Grant ripped a hole in the belly of the C.S.A.
  • Marching off to die, strong men sang a gentlewoman's song
  • James J. Andrews lost a race but became a folk hero in both North and South
  • Carl Schurz spoke for 200,000 Germans in blue
  • "The shaprshooter" brought men to recruitment offices in droves
  • Lincoln's master spy brought joy to the hearts of rebels
  • Near-dictatorship evoked the wrath of "Blackjack" Logan
  • Rebel error and Federal fear blended to yield the dealiest day ever
  • "The little giant" set the stage for "bleeding Kansas"
  • Elias Boudinot led tribesmen into the promised land of the C.S.A.
  • An ex-congressman from Ohio got a special sentence: banishment
  • From start to finish, Abraham Lincoln really was Commander-in-Chief
  • tGrant of Maine built state-of-th-art fortifications for Atlanta
  • Armies were expanded: at the cost of riots and escalating abuses
  • Mary Walker got her medal: and kept it
  • Dred Scott was hammered between North and South
  • James H. Hammond called upon Americans to acknowledge cotton as king
  • Both North and South embraced the song "Dixie"
  • Fiery abolitionist John Brown set out to do God's work
  • John C. Breckinridge played the role of spoiler in the election of 1860
  • George and Thomas Crittendon mirrored the sundered nation
  • Sheridan's ride made the North forget Sheridan's raids
  • What happened at Ebenezer Creek remains an usolved puzzle
  • Mary Todd Lincoln shielded her son from combat
  • Desperate, Confederates moved to put slaves into uniform
  • Greed and speed proved to be more deadly than Confederate bullets
  • Confederate gold was scattered over three Southern states
  • Ten thousand Southern leaders went into exile
  • Staunch Unionist Andrew Johnson was labeled "too soft on the South"
  • Reconstruction ended in return for yielding the White House to Hayes
  • From start to finish, it really was Abraham Lincoln's war
  • James A. Garfield harvested political hay in the aftermath of Chickamauga
  • The youngest general captured the most wanted fugitive -- t"Rightly used, a few hand guns could end this bloody business"
  • Lauded in the South, Forrest was vilified in the North
  • Jubal early swapped a day for a wagon load of gold
  • In the South and in the North, stricken Atlanta was seen through the eyes of George Barnard
  • Northern medics produced America's first big wave of drug addicts
  • Sherman tipped the scales in favor of Lincoln's re-election
  • Black soldiers were central to the War's biggest explosion
Control code
ocm18323606
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9780934395953
Lccn
88023826
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 265844
  • (OCoLC)18323606

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