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Chancellorsville

Chancellorsville

a critical review of the battle

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Published by G.W. Carleton in [New York .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesOnward (New York, N.Y.)
    Statement[J. Watts De Peyster]
    SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 24987
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15244258M

    The Chancellorsville Campaign (aka Battle of Chancellorsville), April-May , is known as Confederate General Robert E. Lee's greatest victory. The victory, however, came at a high cost with 13, Confederate casualties, that the South could not afford to lose, as well as the death of General Stonewall Jackson by friendly fire. That was the battle of Chancellorsville and it was, as Wellington said of Waterloo, “a close run thing.” Few readers of Civil War history know how close a battle Chancellorsville was. Chancellorsville synonyms, Chancellorsville pronunciation, Chancellorsville translation, English dictionary definition of Chancellorsville. A former town of northeast Virginia west of Fredericksburg. It was the site of a major Civil War battle in which the Confederates under Robert E.


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Jun 26,  · 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 very easy to understand.

The book, however, is a /5(). Jun 26,  · 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 very easy to understand/5().

Nov 01,  · Chancellorsville is another great book by Stephen Sears on a battle in the Civil War. Like his various other books, he focuses intently on the military strategy and the political nature for both the north and the south. This book is a little more focused on the Union Army than the others although a good amount of detail is still paid to the /5.

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. Jun 01,  · Chancellorsville book a cheap copy of Chancellorsville book by Stephen W.

Sears. Many Civil War buffs have called the battle of Chancellorsville Robert E. Lee's greatest victory; Stephen W. Sears doesn't necessarily agree, and in this Free shipping over $/5(5). Feb 15,  · In CHANCELLORSVILLE, the fourth volume in The Civil War Battle Series by James Reasoner, we find Cory trying to reach Vicksburg, Mississippi, to be reunited with his beloved Lucille.

En route, he encounters Confederate deserters, and befriends Pie Jones, who will also become an important character in the series.5/5. The campaign of Chancellorsville [Reprint] () by Wilson, James Harrison, ,Bigelow, John, and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at amstrad.fun I don't think his book suffers as a result, but I would not call his account the definitive version of Chancellorsville.

Indeed, such a definitive version may not exist. In the final analysis, if you are interested in this great battle of the Civil War, you will not go wrong with this book.4/5(5).

Ernest B. Furgurson’s study, Chancellorsville The Souls of the Brave, presented a modern analysis, but it did not supplant Bigelow’s classic. With the publication of Stephen W. Sears’s Chancellorsville, however, Civil War historiography has a worthy rival to Bigelow’s amstrad.fun: Historynet Staff.

The Battle of Chancellorsville was a major battle of the American Civil War (–), and the principal engagement of the Chancellorsville campaign.

It was fought from April 30 to May 6,in Spotsylvania County, Virginia, near the village of amstrad.fun related battles were fought nearby on May 3 in the vicinity of Fredericksburg.

Location: Spotsylvania County, Virginia. A very good book on the battle of Chancellorsville, I don't know why Stonewall Jackson is mentioned in the sub-title, his story does not take up more space than others in the book.

It would be better if this book was in order with how the Civil War was fought/5. Chancellorsville was one of the Civil War's pivotal campaigns, a great victory for the South that, however, led directly to the death of top Confederate general Stonewall Jackson.

It hasn't generated. One of the most dramatic battles of the Civil War, Chancellorsville was Robert E. Lee's masterpiece. Outnumbered two to one, Lee violated a cardinal rule of military strategy by dividing his small army, sending Stonewall Jackson on his famous twelve-mile march around the Union flank.

Charging out of the Wilderness with Rebel yells, Jackson's troops destroyed one entire corps of the Union army /5(6). Jan 26,  · Co. Aytch,' Maury Grays, First Tennessee Regiment of the Big Show [FULL AUDIOBOOK UNABRIDGED] - Duration: GreatAudioBooks In Public Domain 24, views.

Best-selling author and acclaimed Civil War expert Stephen W. Sears, hailed by The New York Times Book Review as “arguably the preeminent living historian of the war’s eastern theater,” crafts what will stand the test of time as the definitive history of the greatest battle ever fought on American soil.

Drawing on years of research, Sears focuses on the big picture, capturing the entire. Get directions, maps, and traffic for Chancellorsville, VA.

Check flight prices and hotel availability for your visit. Dec 10,  · The Battle of Chancellorsville, fought from April 30 to May 6, in Virginia, is widely considered to be Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee’s greatest victory during the American Civil War.

Nov 27,  · Darkness at Chancellorsville begins with a page prologue that recounts the May 17,battle of Kelly’s Ford. Aside from introducing readers to Jeb Stuart, who’s one of a dozen or so major characters in the book, the prologue has no other real connection to the story.

May 02,  · I recently read a book by Edward G. Longacre called The Commanders of Chancellorsville - The Gentleman Versus the Rogue which flatly denies Hooker's famous "quote", though looking back just now am unable to find it.

I haven't read Sears' book, but instead this most recently, and Ernest B. Ferguson's Chancellorsville - The Souls of the Brave, and find both to be good. Passing the Rapidan via Germanna and Ely’s Fords, the Federals concentrated near Chancellorsville on April 30 and May 1.

The III Corps was ordered to join the army via United States Ford. Sedgwick’s VI Corps and Gibbon’s division remained to demonstrate against the Confederates at Fredericksburg. USS Chancellorsville (CG) is a Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser in service in the United States amstrad.fun is named for the Battle of Chancellorsville of the Civil War.

Until 30 Decemberthe ship was operationally part of Carrier Strike Group amstrad.fun she was administratively under the command of Commander, Naval Surface Forces amstrad.funr: Ingalls Shipbuilding, Pascagoula, Mississippi.

The virtual tour of the Chancellorsville Battlefield consists of the ten stops on the park driving tour plus additional battlefield sites. There are also links to learn more about the battle. 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” (December 13, ), the Confederate army of Gen. Robert E. Chancellorsville Campaign. Contributed by Brendan Wolfe. The Chancellorsville Campaign, which culminated in the Battle of Chancellorsville, fought May 1–6,produced one of the most stunning and ambivalent Confederate victories of the American Civil War (–).

Confederate general Robert E. Lee had trounced the Army of the Potomac at Fredericksburg the previous December, but. Apr 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Chancellorsville (Reasoner, James. Civil book by James Reasoner. In the fourth book of this ten-volume series, the action is divided between northern Virginia and the western front.

In Vickburg, Cory Brannon finds Lucille Free shipping over $/5(5). The Campaign of Chancellorsville, a Strategic and Tactical Study by Bigelow, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at amstrad.fun The Battle of Chancellorsville took place in Spotysylvania County in Virginia during the American Civil War.

The battle started on April 30, and finished on May 6, and marked the most significant encounter between the opposing forces in what was known as the Chancellorsville Campaign. One of the most dramatic battles of the Civil War, Chancellorsville was Lee's masterpiece, a great victory which, ironically, pushed him to launch an aggressive campaign that led to his greatest defeat, at Gettysburg.

Drawing on a wealth of new sources, including personal accounts by soldiers on both sides, StephenSears has written the definitive. Retired Army officer and historical novelist Ralph Peters talked about his book, Darkness at Chancellorsville: A Novel of Stonewall Jackson’s Triumph and Tragedy, in which he looked at the Civil.

Chancellorsville by John Bigelow starting at $ Chancellorsville has 1 available editions to buy at Alibris. As one of the premier rare book sites on the Internet, Alibris has thousands of rare books, first editions, and signed books available.

Browse Now. Customer Favorites > Best-Sellers;5/5(1). May 27,  · At Chancellorsville, a very promising start made by General Hooker against Lee's Confederate forces fell to a defeat when, in Doubleday's estimation, normal.

Get this from a library. Chancellorsville. [Stephen W Sears; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University.

Libraries)] -- One of the most dramatic battles of the Civil War, Chancellorsville was Robert E. Lee's masterpiece. Outnumbered two to one, Lee violated a cardinal rule of military strategy by dividing his small. Nov 12,  · Chancellorsville is an old Avalon Hill game simulating the US Civil War battle of that name.

This review concerns the edition. The game system is similar to many of the AH "classics." Unit counters move on a hex grid mapboard. "Zones of control" in hexagons adjacent to a. Detailed Chancellorsville Battle information. There is an incredible amount of interesting detail in this book about the conduct of the civil war around the time of the battle of Chancellorsville.

Verified purchase: Yes | Condition: Pre-owned5/5(4). Ralph Peters' Darkness at Chancellorsville is a novel of one of the most dramatic battles in American history, from the New York Times bestselling, three-time Boyd Award-winning author of the Battle Hymn Cycle.

Centered upon one of the most surprising and dramatic battles in American history, Darkness at Chancellorsville recreates what began as a brilliant, triumphant campaign for the Union.

This is the second edition of Dodge's classic study of the battle of Chancellorsville, first published in It is marked by Dodge's unsparing analysis and astute interpretations, which have Read more. Coddington’s book, which raised the bar for all subsequent campaign treatments, appeared more than half-a-century after John Bigelow Jr.’s The Campaign of Chancellorsville: A Strategic and Tactical Study set a standard so high it retains a place among the very best works of its kind.

Published in by Yale University Press, Bigelow’s. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Chancellorsville Campaign: March-May by David G. Martin and Jay Martin (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. Jul 28,  · Buy Chancellorsville New edition by Stephen W.

Sears (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(15). This book is a good narration of the battle of Chancellorsville that contains very interesting descriptions of the people involved.

I felt that the author did a particularly good job on his portrayal of the Union commander, General Joe Hooker. He is portrayed as a very /5(6).

Feb 12,  · Chancellorsville Staff Ride Briefing Book by US Army Center of Military History Call Number: EC31 Publication Date: A variety of important but lesser-known dimensions of the Chancellorsville campaign of spring are explored in this collection of eight original essays.

Departing from the traditional focus on Author: Winston Gould.In this lesson, we will explore the Battle of Chancellorsville. We will focus especially on the plans and goals of the Union and the Confederacy and the execution and outcome of the battle.Memoranda of J.

Hotchkiss, Top. Eng., Hd. Qrs., 2nd Corps, amstrad.fun: [Chancellorsville, Virginia]. Shows troop movements during the battle of Chancellorsville and names of some residents. Pencil (some col.) on section cut down from one signature of a ledger book, mounted between sheets of transparent paper.