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A youth's history of the great civil war in the United States, from 1861 to 1865

Label
A youth's history of the great civil war in the United States, from 1861 to 1865
Title
A youth's history of the great civil war in the United States, from 1861 to 1865
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Written by a sympathizer with the southern cause ; presents a pro-South, pro-state rights, pro-slavery, anti-Republican Party, and anti-Abraham Lincoln view of the Civil War
Cataloging source
MSC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1826-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Horton, R. G.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E468
LC item number
.H822
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A youth's history of the great civil war in the United States, from 1861 to 1865
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The causes of the war -- The election of Lincoln -- Secession -- The policy and object of secession -- The beginning of secession -- Efforts of the Democracy to save the Union -- The formation of the new Confederacy -- Mr. Lincoln's journey to Washington and inauguration -- "The first gun of Sumter" -- Mr. Lincoln's first call for troops -- The rush of troops to Washington -- The first great battle -- The campaign in the West -- Campaign in western Virginia and Battle of Leesburg -- Campaign in Kentucky -- Closing events of 1861, and the beginning of 1862 -- The Battles of Shiloh and Pittsburg Landing -- The fall of New Orleans : "Butler the beast" -- Stonewall Jackson in the Shenandoah Valley -- Embarkation of the Army of the Potomac -- Doings of Stonewall Jackson in the Shenandoah Valley -- Battle of Fair Oaks and Gaines's Mills -- McClellan's retreat -- The inauguration of a reign of plunder and arson --The Second Battle of Manassas ; Bull Run -- Lee in Maryland ; Battle of Antietam -- Bloody doings in the west -- General Burnside's bloody campaign -- Mr. Lincoln's campaign in the North -- The Battle of Murfreesboro ; doings in the west -- General Hooker's campaign -- The Siege of Vicksburg -- The naval defeat off Charleston ; Gillmore's repulse -- Gen. Morgan's raid into the west ; Chickamauga -- The Confederate Navy and privateers -- Events in the north in 1863 -- The opening events of 1864 -- Gen. Grant's "On to Richmond" -- Sherman's "On to Atlanta" -- The presidential election and other events of 1864 -- Gen. Sherman's march to Savannah and Goldsboro -- Events of 1865 ; General Lee's surrender -- The assassination of Mr. Lincoln -- The capture of Jefferson Davis
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
xiv, 384 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)284906
Label
A youth's history of the great civil war in the United States, from 1861 to 1865
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The causes of the war -- The election of Lincoln -- Secession -- The policy and object of secession -- The beginning of secession -- Efforts of the Democracy to save the Union -- The formation of the new Confederacy -- Mr. Lincoln's journey to Washington and inauguration -- "The first gun of Sumter" -- Mr. Lincoln's first call for troops -- The rush of troops to Washington -- The first great battle -- The campaign in the West -- Campaign in western Virginia and Battle of Leesburg -- Campaign in Kentucky -- Closing events of 1861, and the beginning of 1862 -- The Battles of Shiloh and Pittsburg Landing -- The fall of New Orleans : "Butler the beast" -- Stonewall Jackson in the Shenandoah Valley -- Embarkation of the Army of the Potomac -- Doings of Stonewall Jackson in the Shenandoah Valley -- Battle of Fair Oaks and Gaines's Mills -- McClellan's retreat -- The inauguration of a reign of plunder and arson --The Second Battle of Manassas ; Bull Run -- Lee in Maryland ; Battle of Antietam -- Bloody doings in the west -- General Burnside's bloody campaign -- Mr. Lincoln's campaign in the North -- The Battle of Murfreesboro ; doings in the west -- General Hooker's campaign -- The Siege of Vicksburg -- The naval defeat off Charleston ; Gillmore's repulse -- Gen. Morgan's raid into the west ; Chickamauga -- The Confederate Navy and privateers -- Events in the north in 1863 -- The opening events of 1864 -- Gen. Grant's "On to Richmond" -- Sherman's "On to Atlanta" -- The presidential election and other events of 1864 -- Gen. Sherman's march to Savannah and Goldsboro -- Events of 1865 ; General Lee's surrender -- The assassination of Mr. Lincoln -- The capture of Jefferson Davis
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
xiv, 384 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)284906

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