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Published by Eastern National Park and Monument Association in [Conshohocken, Pa.] .
Written in English



  • Atlanta Campaign, 1864.


  • Kennesaw Mountain, Battle of, Ga., 1864.,
  • Atlanta Campaign, 1864.

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Edition Notes

Statementtext by Albert Castel.
SeriesCivil War series
LC ClassificationsE476.7 .C277 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination54 p. :
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL589497M
ISBN 100915992949
LC Control Number96180350

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Palmer, James T. Battle Command in the Campaign for Atlanta. The Emergence of William Tecumseh Sherman As a Strategic Leader. Carlisle Barracks: Army War College, The Atlanta campaign was a series of battles fought in the Western Theater of the American Civil War throughout northwest Georgia and the area around Atlanta during the summer of Union Maj. Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman invaded Georgia from the vicinity of Chattanooga, Tennessee, beginning in May , opposed by the Confederate general Joseph E. on: Northwestern Georgia and around Atlanta, . Bill Scaife is an expert on the Civil War and especially with regard to the Atlanta Campaign. If you want to know how it was then - in details - read this book/5. “Hess has written another gem. It will be essential reading for any Civil War enthusiast or scholar who wants to study what was arguably the most important and complex campaign of the entire war, the campaign that ensured Lincoln’s reelection and arguably saved the Union.”--H-Net Reviews “Fighting for Atlanta is an unqualified success.