The Richmond Campaign of 1862: The Peninsula and the Seven Days / Edition 1

The Richmond Campaign of 1862: The Peninsula and the Seven Days / Edition 1

by Gary W. Gallagher
     
 

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Overview

Richmond Campaign of 1862: The Peninsula and the Seven Days

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807859193
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
09/18/2000
Series:
Military Campaigns of the Civil War Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
946,217
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

Gary W. Gallagher is John L. Nau III Professor of History at the University of Virginia and author or editor of numerous books, including Causes Won, Lost, and Forgotten: How Hollywood and Popular Art Shape What We Know about the Civil War (from the University of North Carolina Press).

Table of Contents

Introduction
A Civil War Watershed: The 1862 Richmond Campaign in Perspective / Gary W. Gallagher

The Seven Days of George Brinton McClellan / John T. Hubbell

I Only Wait for the River: McClellan and His Engineers on the Chickahominy / William J. Miller

Sleepless in the Saddle: Stonewall Jackson in the Seven Days / Robert K. Krick

The Great Paragon of Virtue and Sobriety: John Bankhead Magruder and the Seven Days / Peter S. Carmichael

A Feeling of Restless Anxiety: Loyalty and Race in the Peninsula Campaign and Beyond / James Marten

The Seven Days and the Radical Persuasion: Convincing Moderates in the North of the Need for a Hard War / William A. Blair

The Men Who Carried This Position Were Soldiers Indeed: The Decisive Charge of Whiting's Division at Gaines's Mill / R. E. L. Krick

One Solid Unbroken Roar of Thunder: Union and Confederate Artillery at the Battle of Malvern Hill / Keith S. Bohannon

Bibliographic Essay
Contributors
Index

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