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With Sherman to the sea

a boy"s story of General Sherman"s famous march and capture of Savannah

by James Otis

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Published by A. L. Burt in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sherman"s March to the Sea

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.K124 Wrs
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p.l., 3-317 p.
    Number of Pages317
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26273089M
    LC Control Number11012057

    Sherman's Lagoon is an imaginary lagoon somewhere in the tropics, inhabited by a cast of sea creatures whose lives are curiously similar to our own. Through his comic strip, cartoonist Jim Toomey explores many of the issues that we face daily in our world on dry land. By putting them in a different context, he helps us laugh at ourselves. Letter from William Sherman to Ellen Sherman, Ma , in Sherman's Civil War: Selected Correspondence of William T. Sherman, , eds. Jean V. Berlin and Brooks D. Simpson (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, ),

      Buy a cheap copy of The Finest Hours: The True Story of the book by Casey Sherman. In the winter of , New England was battered by the most brutal nor’easter in years. As the weather wreaked havoc on land, the freezing Atlantic became a Free shipping over $/5(5). This first novel examines General William Tecumseh Sherman's March to the Sea from the perspectives of a Union captain, a Southern widow, and Sherman himself. The general issued Special Order Number in November , instructing the Union army to move across Georgia from Atlanta to Savannah, ``forage liberally on the country,'' and Author: Cynthia Bass.

      Sherman's March To The Sea, And The Burning Of Columbia, South Carolina, From His Memoirs William Tecumseh SHERMAN ( - ) This librivox recording comprises part of . En route, Sherman's forces intentionally devastated a mile wide swath of countryside. According to contemporaneous Confederate accounts, Sherman's March to the Sea was a hideous form of "total.


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With Sherman to the sea by James Otis Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is a well-rounded, comprehensive book documenting Sherman’s march to the sea, including the capture of Savannah, told from the perspective of participants on both sides, including civilians.

Lively battle narrative is included for military engagements along the by: 4. This book is very in-depth on the movements of individual Corps, Divisions, etc. If you are looking for an more academic/in-depth study of Sherman's March to the Sea, then this is the book for you.

If you're looking for something a little lighter on the academia then this is the book for you. His research is seems to be meticulous/5(67). With Sherman to the sea; a boy's story of General Sherman's famous march and capture of Savannah.

Contributor Names Otis, James, Created / Published New York, A. I didn't even know this book existed till I visited my favorite used bookstore, and there it stood, like a gift. Would I read an entire book about Sherman's march through Georgia to the sea.

Oh, HELL yes. To read this, you need a genuine interest in detail and research, and of course, the Civil War/5. This book provides a brief but helpful overview of Sherman's march to the sea. A nice feature of the book is biographical information of key figures provided in insets. The author also provides a helpful explanation of Sherman's motivations, and he tries to separate fact from later propaganda/5.

With Sherman to the sea book Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. With Sherman to the sea by Corydon Edward Foote,John Day Co. edition, in English With Sherman to the sea ( edition) | Open LibraryPages: Sherman's March to the Sea (also known as the Savannah Campaign or simply Sherman's March) was a military campaign of the American Civil War conducted through Georgia from November 15 until Decemby Maj.

Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman of the Union campaign began with Sherman's troops leaving the captured city of Atlanta on November 15 and ended with the Location: Georgia.

The Paperback of the Southern Storm: Sherman's March to the Sea by Noah Andre Trudeau at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed/5(32). William Tecumseh Sherman (February 8, – Febru ) was an American soldier, businessman, educator, and author.

He served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War (–65), receiving recognition for his command of military strategy as well as criticism for the harshness of the scorched earth policies he implemented in conducting total war against the Political party: Republican.

A scorched-earth campaign that continues to haunt the Southern imagination, Sherman’s “March to the Sea” and ensuing drive north was a crucial turning point in the War between the States. Weaving together hundreds of eyewitness accounts, bestselling author Burke Davis tells the story of this infamous episode from the perspective of the 5/5(1).

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Ehrenreich begs the question of whether or not those things. Sherman's March to the Sea is an article from The American Historical Review, Volume 6. View more articles from The American Historical this.

Ultimately, When Sherman Marched North from the Sea calls into question postwar rhetoric that represented the heroic defense of the South as a male prerogative and praised Confederate women for their "feminine" qualities of sentimentality, patience, and endurance.

Campbell suggests that political considerations underlie this interpretation. I'm wondering what ya'll feel is the best all-around book on Sherman's march to the sea campaign. It's a somewhat controversial subject and I want to get as unbiased a history as I can (but an accurate one, too).

There's a lot of books out there so I need some help in making a choice. Sherman's Maine Coast Book Shop, Damariscotta, Maine. 1, likes 60 talking about this were here. Our bookstore & café are located right in the center of Damariscotta. Come on in!/5(48).

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Transcription by Kate Atkinson (Historical Ficiton) A dramatic story of WWII espionage, betrayal, and loyalty, by the #1 bestselling author of Life After Life. Sherman's March To The Sea was the military Savannah Campaign going on in the American Civil War inthrough Georgia.

It was led by Major General William Tecumseh Sherman of the Union Army. The campaign began when Sherman's troops left the captured city of Atlanta, on November 15th. Sherman’s march to the sea, November and December “William Tecumseh Sherman: In the Service of My Country,” tells this story well.

Oddly, for a Author: Thomas E. Ricks. With Sherman to the sea the Civil War letters, diaries & reminiscences of Theodore F. Upson.

by Theodore Frelinghuysen Upson. Published by Indiana University Press in Pages: From Atlanta, Sherman would set out across the Southern heartland toward the Atlantic Ocean, eventually turning north to pin Robert E.

Lee’s army between his troops and those of Grant. But the way to the sea was not open; Sherman still had to contend with the Confederate army of. Sherman’s Ghosts is an investigation of the “tracks” left by the wars fought by the American military in the years since Sherman’s infamous “March to the Sea.” Sherman’s Ghosts opens with an epic retelling of General Sherman’s fateful decision to turn his sights on .Sherman Alexie, in full Sherman Joseph Alexie, Jr., (born October 7,Wellpinit, Spokane Indian Reservation, near Spokane, Washington, U.S.), Native American writer whose poetry, short stories, novels, and films about the lives of American Indians won him an international following.

Alexie was born to Salish Indians—a Coeur d’Alene father and a Spokane mother.Davis observes that Sherman, the hero of Shiloh, had always had discipline problems; he'd never been able to keep his men from pillaging.

But on his March to the Sea, with Union troops who thought that South Carolina had started the war, Sherman's directive--""The army will forage liberally""--was all the justification that his men needed.