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A just and righteous cause : Benjamin H. Grierson's Civil War memoir, edited by Bruce J. Dinges and Shirley A. Leckie

Label
A just and righteous cause : Benjamin H. Grierson's Civil War memoir
Title
A just and righteous cause
Title remainder
Benjamin H. Grierson's Civil War memoir
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bruce J. Dinges and Shirley A. Leckie
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
General Benjamin H. Grierson is most widely known as the brilliant cavalryman whose actions in the Civil War's Mississippi Valley campaign facilitated Ulysses S. Grant's capture of Vicksburg. There is, however, much more to this key Union officer than a successful raid into Confederate-held Mississippi. In A Just and Righteous Cause: Benjamin H. Grierson's Civil War Memoir, edited by Bruce J. Dinges and Shirley A. Leckie, Grierson tells his story in forceful, direct, and highly engaging prose. A Just and Righteous Cause paints a vivid picture of Grierso
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1826-1911
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grierson, Benjamin Henry
Dewey number
  • 973.7/3092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dinges, Bruce J
  • Leckie, Shirley A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grierson, Benjamin Henry
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Generals
Label
A just and righteous cause : Benjamin H. Grierson's Civil War memoir, edited by Bruce J. Dinges and Shirley A. Leckie
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 419-427) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
An American boyhood -- Rallying around the flag -- Colonel of the 6th Illinois cavalry -- Scouting after guerillas in West Tennessee -- From Iuka to Holly Springs -- Grierson's raid -- The siege of Port Hudson -- Reorganizing the cavalry in West Tennessee -- The Meridian expedition -- Operations against Forrest -- Brice's Cross Roads -- A.J. Smith's operations in Mississippi -- Reorganization and controversy -- Raid on the Mobile and Ohio Railroad -- A visit to Washington -- Final operations -- Reconstruction duty -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn435767686
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 449 pages, [10] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441619419
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)435767686
Label
A just and righteous cause : Benjamin H. Grierson's Civil War memoir, edited by Bruce J. Dinges and Shirley A. Leckie
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 419-427) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
An American boyhood -- Rallying around the flag -- Colonel of the 6th Illinois cavalry -- Scouting after guerillas in West Tennessee -- From Iuka to Holly Springs -- Grierson's raid -- The siege of Port Hudson -- Reorganizing the cavalry in West Tennessee -- The Meridian expedition -- Operations against Forrest -- Brice's Cross Roads -- A.J. Smith's operations in Mississippi -- Reorganization and controversy -- Raid on the Mobile and Ohio Railroad -- A visit to Washington -- Final operations -- Reconstruction duty -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn435767686
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 449 pages, [10] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441619419
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)435767686

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