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8 edition of Battle at Bull Run found in the catalog.

Battle at Bull Run

a history of the first major campaign of the Civil War

by Davis, William C.

  • 168 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bull Run, 1st Battle of, Va., 1861

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam C. Davis.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE472.18 .D39
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 298 p., [8] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4899154M
    ISBN 100385122616
    LC Control Number76042322

    Internet Archive BookReader The Battle of Bull Run. Get this from a library! Battle at Bull Run. [William C Davis] -- Two great, untested armies were readying for the firstand what many believed would be the lastmajor conflict between North and South. On the eve of J , one Northerner wrote: The sky is.

    Battle of First Bull Runjoins his other battlefield guides to Ball’s Bluff, Second Bull Run, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Gettysburg, and Wilderness/Spotsylvania. In addition to being the author of numerous articles on military history, he was a con-. On J near a stream called Bull Run, the two forces fought from early morning until after dark in the first great battle of the Civil War. America would never be quite the same. The 1st Battle of Bull Run introduced citizens of this country to the draft, the effects of heavy artillery, /5(25).

      William C. Davis has written a compelling and complete account of this landmark conflict. The Battle at Bull Run (or Manassas) is notable for many reasons. It was a surprise victory for the Confederacy, a humiliating defeat for the Union, and the first ominous indication that a long and bloody war was inevitable.3/5(1). The Second Battle of Bull Run or Battle of Second Manassas was fought August 28–30, in Prince William County, Virginia, as part of the American Civil on: Prince William County, .


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Battle at Bull Run by Davis, William C. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Battle at Bull Run: A History of the First Major Campaign of the Civil War Paperback – April 1, /5(20). This new and revised edition of Battle at Bull Run: A History of the First Major Campaign of the Civil War (first published in ) offers the reader a splendid narrative of the first major battle of the American Civil War.

On the 21st of July60, American soldiers from the North and South met along the banks of Bull Run/5. Battle at Bull Run Paperback – January 1, by William C. Davis (Author)/5(22). The Battle of Bull Run: An Interactive History Adventure (You Choose: History) Library Binding – September 1, /5(5). Davis has written many outstanding books on the Civil War era, and Battle at Bull Run is one of his earliest.

It's also one of his best, and is perhaps the finest book available on how the Union's haughty overconfidence crumbled against Southern determination in a single afternoon/5(20).

The Battle of Bull Run: An Interactive History Adventure (You Choose: History) [Lassieur, Allison] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Battle of Bull Run: An Battle at Bull Run book History Adventure (You Choose: History)Reviews: 5.

There are a lot of books out that deal with specific Civil War battles but few can match Hennessy's Return to Bull Run for it's scholorship and fine writing. Of Lee's battles in the early Civil War, Second Bull Run likely gets the least amount of attention.

Sandwiched between the Peninsula Campaign and Antietam it is simply s: Harcourt In Donnybrook: The Battle of Bull Run,retired hist ory professor David Detzer returns to the battle that made plain the bloody intensity that was to characterize the Civil War in the Eastern : Historynet Staff.

Bull Run and millions of other books are available for instant access. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required/5(47).

Bull Run is a historical novel for children by Paul Fleischman, published in It consists of sixteen monologues by participants in the First Battle. This was a very nicely written/drawn book about The Battle of First Bull Run, which was a battle that was the Confederates won by a landslide. This is a graphic novel, and the detail in the art is very nice.

Also, they use several actual quotes from both the Union and Confederate soldiers, which makes it all the more easy-to-believe/5. Drummer Boy at Bull Run is the first of a ten book series, that tells the story of two close Despite being on opposite sides of the War, Jeff and Leah vow to stay friends forever and see each other through battle after battle, both on the field and off/5(12).

First Battle of Bull Run, in the American Civil War, the first of two engagements fought at a small stream named Bull Run, near the key railroad junction of Manassas in northern Virginia.

The battle ended in a rout of Union forces, but the exhausted Confederates were unable to. Stonewall Hinkleman and the Battle of Bull Run and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App/5(18).

Published inBull Run tells the story of the Battle of Bull Run, the first battle of the Civil War, through the eyes of more than a dozen characters who experienced it.

Of the 16 characters who speak in the book, 15 are fictional. Only General Irvin McDowell, the Union commander at the battle, is an actual historical figure.

He delivered messages for the Confederate army at the Battle of Bull Run. Prior to that he witnessed Col Oliver Ellsworth become the first Union casualty after taking down a Confederate flag. Carlotta King: Taken to the battle by her master, she was a slave looking for an opportunity to run.

This book “The Battle Of Bull Run” by Allison Lassieur. This book is little bit different about another book, it have many ending. One of the ending I like is, I am a normal person in s, in America. The country is fighting a civil war, and I choose to join the Confederate Army, because I think the slavery is wrong/5.

The First Battle of Bull Run was the first major battle of the American Civil War. The battle, fought in by poorly trained volunteers, ended in Confederate victory. The high casualty count. The following day, however, the mood would shatter in a battle that confounded the expectations of both sides—the first Battle at Bull Run.

It was a training ground for some of America’s most colorful military figures: P.G.T. Beauregard, Joe Johnson, Irvin McDowell, and “Stonewall” : Louisiana State University Press. The following day, however, the mood would shatter in a battle that confounded the expectations of both sides—the first Battle at Bull Run.

It was a training ground for some of America’s most colorful military figures: P.G.T. Beauregard, Joe Johnson. Hennessys Return to Bull Run is an outstanding chronicle of the of the Second Manassas campaign.

I was disturbed by Union mismanagement that resulted in the death of so many brave men. As the author Hennessy explains, the first problem is that the Lincoln administration insisted on making the army a refuge for political patrons/5.While participating in a reenactment of the Battle of Bull Run, twelve-year-old Stonewall Hinkleman is transported back to the actual Civil War battle by means of a magic bugle.

This was such a FUNNY historical fiction book, which doesn't happen too often/5. Bull Run is a historical fiction book for readers in grade Bull Run takes place in the early s.

The author did a great job at using the jargon of Midwesterners. It made the book more entertaining and was easy to visualize the narrators and what was happening/5.