Union general William T. Sherman cemented Savannah’s most notable Civil War connection when he ended his “March to the Sea” there in December 1864. However, more fascinating stories from the era lurk behind the city’s ancient, moss-draped live oaks. A full-scale naval battle raged between ironclad warships just offshore. More than seven thousand prisoners were confined in the area surrounding…
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Union general William T. Sherman cemented Savannah’s most notable Civil War connection when he ended his “March to the Sea” there in December 1864. However, more fascinating ..
ISBN 10 : 1609494245
ISBN 13 : 9781609494247
Many Oregonians think of the Civil War as a faraway event or something that happens when the Ducks and the Beavers tangle. Few know that the state raised two Union regiments or tha..
ISBN 10 : 9781625858245
ISBN 13 : 1625858248
In the long and bitter prelude to war, southern transplants dominated California government, keeping the state aligned with Dixie. However, a murderous duel in 1859 killed "Free So..
ISBN 10 : 9781934572702
ISBN 13 : 1934572705
An epic iv volume history : a city & people that forged a living link between America, past & present...
ISBN 10 : 9781614236177
ISBN 13 : 1614236178
So many amazing Charleston Civil War stories have faded over time. Most people don't know of the elite 1860 Association that conspired to push South Carolina toward secession. Or a..
ISBN 10 : 9780787705961
ISBN 13 : 0787705969
Ever wonder who spied for the Union army during the Civil War; who planted the American flag on the North Pole; who was the first female stunt pilot; and who invented refrigerated ..
ISBN 10 : 9780881462401
ISBN 13 : 0881462403
The Civil War was arguably the watershed event in the history of the United States, forever changing the nature of the Republic and the relationship of individuals to their governm..