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The Resource Chicago's Irish Legion : the 90th Illinois Volunteers in the Civil War, James B. Swan, (electronic resource)

Chicago's Irish Legion : the 90th Illinois Volunteers in the Civil War, James B. Swan, (electronic resource)

Label
Chicago's Irish Legion : the 90th Illinois Volunteers in the Civil War
Title
Chicago's Irish Legion
Title remainder
the 90th Illinois Volunteers in the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
James B. Swan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Extensively documented and richly detailed, Chicago's Irish Legion tells the compelling story of Chicago's 90th Illinois Volunteer Infantry, the only Irish regiment in Major General William Tecumseh Sherman's XV Army Corps. Swan's sweeping history of this singular regiment and its pivotal role in the Western Theater of the Civil War draws heavily from primary documents and first-person observations, giving readers an intimate glimpse into the trials and triumphs of ethnic soldiers during one of the most destructive wars in American history. At the onset of the bitter conf
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Swan, James B
Dewey number
973.7/473
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Irish American soldiers
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Label
Chicago's Irish Legion : the 90th Illinois Volunteers in the Civil War, James B. Swan, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-295) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The raising of the Irish Legion -- Attention from two generals -- Life on one cracker a day -- The father of waters unvexed -- The march to Chattanooga -- The Battle of Chattanooga -- The winter of their discontent -- The Atlanta Campaign: approach to Atlanta -- The Atlanta Campaign: battles around Atlanta -- Hazen's summer camp and a stern chase -- An armed picnic -- The handsomest thing I have seen in this war -- Rocking the cradle of secession -- Hail Columbia, happy land -- Leaving the cradle -- Touring tarheel country -- Like the lords of the world -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn457239036
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 306 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441623676
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)457239036
Label
Chicago's Irish Legion : the 90th Illinois Volunteers in the Civil War, James B. Swan, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-295) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The raising of the Irish Legion -- Attention from two generals -- Life on one cracker a day -- The father of waters unvexed -- The march to Chattanooga -- The Battle of Chattanooga -- The winter of their discontent -- The Atlanta Campaign: approach to Atlanta -- The Atlanta Campaign: battles around Atlanta -- Hazen's summer camp and a stern chase -- An armed picnic -- The handsomest thing I have seen in this war -- Rocking the cradle of secession -- Hail Columbia, happy land -- Leaving the cradle -- Touring tarheel country -- Like the lords of the world -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn457239036
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 306 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441623676
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)457239036

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