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The Resource From conciliation to conquest : the sack of Athens and the court-martial of Colonel John B. Turchin, George C. Bradley and Richard L. Dahlen, (electronic resource)

From conciliation to conquest : the sack of Athens and the court-martial of Colonel John B. Turchin, George C. Bradley and Richard L. Dahlen, (electronic resource)

Label
From conciliation to conquest : the sack of Athens and the court-martial of Colonel John B. Turchin
Title
From conciliation to conquest
Title remainder
the sack of Athens and the court-martial of Colonel John B. Turchin
Statement of responsibility
George C. Bradley and Richard L. Dahlen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the summer of 1862, the U.S. Army court martialed Colonel John B. Turchin, a Russian-born Union officer, for "outrages" committed by his troops in Athens, Alabama. By modern standards, the outrages were minor: stores looted, safes cracked, and homes vandalized. There was one documented act of personal violence, the rape of a young black woman. The pillage of Athens violated a government policy of conciliation; it was hoped that if Southern civilians were treated gently as citizens of the United States, they would soon return their allegiance to the federal government. By following
Action
digitized
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bradley, George C.
Dewey number
  • 973.7/3092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dahlen, Richard L.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Turchin, John B.
  • Turchin, John B.
  • United States
  • United States
  • Soldiers
  • Trials (Military offenses)
  • Pillage
  • Civil-military relations
  • Athens (Ala.)
  • United States
Label
From conciliation to conquest : the sack of Athens and the court-martial of Colonel John B. Turchin, George C. Bradley and Richard L. Dahlen, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-290) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. The Policy; 2. The Man; 3. The Men; 4. Advanced Basic; 5. Leadership; 6. The Orders; 7. The Campaign; 8. Outrage; 9. The Nomination; 10. The Indictment; 11. The Court-Martial; 12. The Switch; 13. Confirmation; 14. The Verdict; 15. The Conquering Hero; 16. Afterward; Epilogue; Abbreviations; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn647814654
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817381707
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647814654
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
From conciliation to conquest : the sack of Athens and the court-martial of Colonel John B. Turchin, George C. Bradley and Richard L. Dahlen, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-290) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. The Policy; 2. The Man; 3. The Men; 4. Advanced Basic; 5. Leadership; 6. The Orders; 7. The Campaign; 8. Outrage; 9. The Nomination; 10. The Indictment; 11. The Court-Martial; 12. The Switch; 13. Confirmation; 14. The Verdict; 15. The Conquering Hero; 16. Afterward; Epilogue; Abbreviations; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn647814654
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817381707
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647814654
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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