Union Infantryman 1861-65

Union Infantryman 1861-65


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781841761763
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
Publication date: 05/25/2001
Series: Warrior
Pages: 64
Product dimensions: 7.25(w) x 9.95(h) x 0.17(d)

About the Author

John Langellier received his bachelor's and master's degrees in History from the University of San Diego and his Ph.D. in Military History from Kansas State University. He is the author of numerous books and monographs, and has worked as a historical curator for several years. He has a particular passion for the people and events of the American Civil War.

Table of Contents

Historical Background; Chronology; Recruitment; Renewing the ranks; 'No plaster saints' - Soldier life; Organization; Tactics; Training; Marksmanship; Ammunition and weapons; Routine and pastimes; Food; Crime, vice, and punishment; 'Last full measure' - On campaign; 'Just Before the Battle Mother'; Representative engagements; Aftermath; Badges of courage; 'With malice toward none'; Hallowed ground; Battlefields and museums; Re-enactors; Collecting; The legacy; Bibliography; Full colour plate commentary.

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Union Infantryman 1861-65 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A very informative work concerning the rank and file Union infantryman.
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