The Resource Army of amateurs : General Benjamin F. Butler and the Army of the James, 1863-1865, Edward G. Longacre

Army of amateurs : General Benjamin F. Butler and the Army of the James, 1863-1865, Edward G. Longacre

Label
Army of amateurs : General Benjamin F. Butler and the Army of the James, 1863-1865
Title
Army of amateurs
Title remainder
General Benjamin F. Butler and the Army of the James, 1863-1865
Statement of responsibility
Edward G. Longacre
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the Civil War's largest repository of African-American troops, the only army in US history to field a corps composed exclusively of black units. Looks at the army's political and social significance as well as its military contributions, and key personalities
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Longacre, Edward G.
Dewey number
  • 973.7/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E467.1.B87
LC item number
L66 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Butler, Benjamin F.
  • United States
  • Virginia
  • North Carolina
  • United States
Label
Army of amateurs : General Benjamin F. Butler and the Army of the James, 1863-1865, Edward G. Longacre
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-373) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ben Butler takes command -- From desk general to field leader -- Anatomy of an army -- On to Richmond? -- Debacle at Drewry's Bluff -- Death in the meadows -- The Petersburg follies -- Four days of frustration -- Regular approaches -- Action on the northside, action on the south -- A taste of victory -- From the James to the Hudson -- Closing the last door -- Winter of content -- Final triumph -- Postwar service
Control code
ocm36954585
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 388 pages
Isbn
9780811701358
Lccn
97020605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)36954585
Label
Army of amateurs : General Benjamin F. Butler and the Army of the James, 1863-1865, Edward G. Longacre
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-373) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ben Butler takes command -- From desk general to field leader -- Anatomy of an army -- On to Richmond? -- Debacle at Drewry's Bluff -- Death in the meadows -- The Petersburg follies -- Four days of frustration -- Regular approaches -- Action on the northside, action on the south -- A taste of victory -- From the James to the Hudson -- Closing the last door -- Winter of content -- Final triumph -- Postwar service
Control code
ocm36954585
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 388 pages
Isbn
9780811701358
Lccn
97020605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)36954585

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