Vicksburg Campaign

3,64 valoración promedio
( 11 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780306812194: Vicksburg Campaign

"Sam" Grant had his faults, but he was always willing to fight, and often able to win. Frustrated by a tactical stalemate in Virginia in 1863 Ulysses S. Grant embarked upon a strategy of strangling the Confederate supply line on the Mississippi. Central to the Union strategy was the capture of the Confederate-held Mississippi town of Vicksburg.Grant combined the coolness under fire necessary for operational command with a storekeeper's ability to figure odds, anticipate supply needs, and calculate rates of movement of his own and his opponent's armies. Facing him was a determined and talented Confederate opposition. Nathan Bedford Forrest's campaign of protracted cavalry raids frequently placed Grant's supplies and reinforcements in constant jeopardy. Isaac Brown and his scratch-built Confederate ironclad Arkansas took on the Union river fleet single-handedly, writing one of the most interesting chapters in American naval history. Inside the besieged Vicksburg itself, Southern soldiers and civilians alike suffered from hunger and bombardment. Grant's soldiers endured in their turn heat, disease, and costly attacks on the Confederate fortifications.Grant's Vicksburg operations and the experiences of the opposing sides are of lasting historical interest. Day-to-day courage in pursuit of a grand strategic vision combined land and naval operations, guerrilla raids, political infighting and interference, and the riverine operations of America's first "brown water" navy; all have been brought together here in a powerful narrative of military history.

"Sinopsis" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

About the Author:

Dr. David G. Martin has written numerous books of military history including The Vicksburg Campaign, The Shiloh Campaign, The Philadelphia Campaign, and Confederate Monuments at Gettysburg.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Martin, David G.
ISBN 10: 0306812193 ISBN 13: 9780306812194
Nuevos Cantidad: 1
Librería
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2002. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería KS-9780306812194

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 10,00
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,39
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Martin, David G.
Editorial: Da Capo Press (2017)
ISBN 10: 0306812193 ISBN 13: 9780306812194
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: > 20
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Da Capo Press, 2017. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Never used! This item is printed on demand. Nº de ref. de la librería 0306812193

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 12,80
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 1,69
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Martin, David G.
Editorial: Da Capo Press 10/16/2002 (2002)
ISBN 10: 0306812193 ISBN 13: 9780306812194
Nuevos Paperback or Softback Cantidad: 10
Librería
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Da Capo Press 10/16/2002, 2002. Paperback or Softback. Estado de conservación: New. Vicksburg Campaign: April 1862 - July 1863. Book. Nº de ref. de la librería BBS-9780306812194

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 14,98
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

David G. Martin
Editorial: INGRAM PUBLISHER SERVICES US, United Kingdom (2002)
ISBN 10: 0306812193 ISBN 13: 9780306812194
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción INGRAM PUBLISHER SERVICES US, United Kingdom, 2002. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. REV and Expanded ed.. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. Sam Grant had his faults, but he was always willing to fight, and often able to win. Frustrated by a tactical stalemate in Virginia in 1863 Ulysses S. Grant embarked upon a strategy of strangling the Confederate supply line on the Mississippi. Central to the Union strategy was the capture of the Confederate-held Mississippi town of Vicksburg.Grant combined the coolness under fire necessary for operational command with a storekeeper s ability to figure odds, anticipate supply needs, and calculate rates of movement of his own and his opponent s armies. Facing him was a determined and talented Confederate opposition. Nathan Bedford Forrest s campaign of protracted cavalry raids frequently placed Grant s supplies and reinforcements in constant jeopardy. Isaac Brown and his scratch-built Confederate ironclad Arkansas took on the Union river fleet single-handedly, writing one of the most interesting chapters in American naval history. Inside the besieged Vicksburg itself, Southern soldiers and civilians alike suffered from hunger and bombardment. Grant s soldiers endured in their turn heat, disease, and costly attacks on the Confederate fortifications.Grant s Vicksburg operations and the experiences of the opposing sides are of lasting historical interest. Day-to-day courage in pursuit of a grand strategic vision combined land and naval operations, guerrilla raids, political infighting and interference, and the riverine operations of America s first brown water navy all have been brought together here in a powerful narrative of military history. Nº de ref. de la librería APC9780306812194

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 15,19
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

David G. Martin
Editorial: INGRAM PUBLISHER SERVICES US, United Kingdom (2002)
ISBN 10: 0306812193 ISBN 13: 9780306812194
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción INGRAM PUBLISHER SERVICES US, United Kingdom, 2002. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. REV and Expanded ed.. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. Sam Grant had his faults, but he was always willing to fight, and often able to win. Frustrated by a tactical stalemate in Virginia in 1863 Ulysses S. Grant embarked upon a strategy of strangling the Confederate supply line on the Mississippi. Central to the Union strategy was the capture of the Confederate-held Mississippi town of Vicksburg.Grant combined the coolness under fire necessary for operational command with a storekeeper s ability to figure odds, anticipate supply needs, and calculate rates of movement of his own and his opponent s armies. Facing him was a determined and talented Confederate opposition. Nathan Bedford Forrest s campaign of protracted cavalry raids frequently placed Grant s supplies and reinforcements in constant jeopardy. Isaac Brown and his scratch-built Confederate ironclad Arkansas took on the Union river fleet single-handedly, writing one of the most interesting chapters in American naval history. Inside the besieged Vicksburg itself, Southern soldiers and civilians alike suffered from hunger and bombardment. Grant s soldiers endured in their turn heat, disease, and costly attacks on the Confederate fortifications.Grant s Vicksburg operations and the experiences of the opposing sides are of lasting historical interest. Day-to-day courage in pursuit of a grand strategic vision combined land and naval operations, guerrilla raids, political infighting and interference, and the riverine operations of America s first brown water navy all have been brought together here in a powerful narrative of military history. Nº de ref. de la librería APC9780306812194

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 15,55
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

David G. Martin; David Martin
ISBN 10: 0306812193 ISBN 13: 9780306812194
Nuevos Cantidad: 5
Librería
ReadWhiz
(Portland, OR, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería ria9780306812194_ing

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 15,87
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

David Martin
Editorial: Da Capo Press
ISBN 10: 0306812193 ISBN 13: 9780306812194
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: > 20
Librería
BuySomeBooks
(Las Vegas, NV, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Da Capo Press. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Paperback. 240 pages. Dimensions: 8.5in. x 6.5in. x 0.5in.Sam Grant had his faults, but he was always willing to fight, and often able to win. Frustrated by a tactical stalemate in Virginia in 1863 Ulysses S. Grant embarked upon a strategy of strangling the Confederate supply line on the Mississippi. Central to the Union strategy was the capture of the Confederate-held Mississippi town of Vicksburg. Grant combined the coolness under fire necessary for operational command with a storekeepers ability to figure odds, anticipate supply needs, and calculate rates of movement of his own and his opponents armies. Facing him was a determined and talented Confederate opposition. Nathan Bedford Forrests campaign of protracted cavalry raids frequently placed Grants supplies and reinforcements in constant jeopardy. Isaac Brown and his scratch-built Confederate ironclad Arkansas took on the Union river fleet single-handedly, writing one of the most interesting chapters in American naval history. Inside the besieged Vicksburg itself, Southern soldiers and civilians alike suffered from hunger and bombardment. Grants soldiers endured in their turn heat, disease, and costly attacks on the Confederate fortifications. Grants Vicksburg operations and the experiences of the opposing sides are of lasting historical interest. Day-to-day courage in pursuit of a grand strategic vision combined land and naval operations, guerrilla raids, political infighting and interference, and the riverine operations of Americas first brown water navy; all have been brought together here in a powerful narrative of military history. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780306812194

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 18,01
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Martin, David
Editorial: The Perseus Books Group (2002)
ISBN 10: 0306812193 ISBN 13: 9780306812194
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción The Perseus Books Group, 2002. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Delivered from our UK warehouse in 4 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería IQ-9780306812194

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 11,97
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 10,07
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Martin, David G.; Martin, David
Editorial: Da Capo Press
ISBN 10: 0306812193 ISBN 13: 9780306812194
Nuevos PAPERBACK Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Russell Books
(Victoria, BC, Canada)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Da Capo Press. PAPERBACK. Estado de conservación: New. 0306812193 Special order direct from the distributor. Nº de ref. de la librería ING9780306812194

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 16,56
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 5,94
De Canada a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

David G. Martin, David Martin
Editorial: Da Capo Press (2002)
ISBN 10: 0306812193 ISBN 13: 9780306812194
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Da Capo Press, 2002. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería DADAX0306812193

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 21,82
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,39
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda