eBook Shiloh: Bloody April download
by Wiley Sword
Author: Wiley Sword
Publisher: Morningside Bookshop; Newly Corrected Edition edition (November 1, 2001)
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Accordingly, Wiley Sword's thesis is that Shiloh was a major, strategic defeat for the South. Although published "way back" in 1974, Wiley Sword's Shiloh: Bloody April still proves to be one of the best books on the subject.
Accordingly, Wiley Sword's thesis is that Shiloh was a major, strategic defeat for the South. The book proves to be well written and narrative of the battle provides interesting insights and perceptions. The book remains relatively unbias in nature.
Shiloh: Bloody April. This book first published in 2001 is still the definitive book on the battle of Shiloh
Shiloh: Bloody April. This book first published in 2001 is still the definitive book on the battle of Shiloh. Wiley Sword's book is a great addition to anyone interested in the American Civil War. Shiloh,until Antietam(AKA Sharpsburg) was the bloodiest battle during the Civil War. Mr Sword's book is a comprehensive study of that battle. We meet Grant and Sherman at their worst,and yet somehow with the help of Don Carlos Buell,defeat the Confederates.
A must have book on Shiloh. com User, May 29, 2008. The title gives you my thoughts on this book. No library should be considered complete unless it contains a copy of this book. This is the original "definitive" study on Shiloh and has never become dated. Sword combines excellent scholarship with readable informative writing.
From the dust cover of Wiley Sword's "Shiloh: Bloody April" the reader is told that Wiley Sword graduated from .
From the dust cover of Wiley Sword's "Shiloh: Bloody April" the reader is told that Wiley Sword graduated from the University of Michigan and still lives and works in Michigan. In Brigadier General . Marshall's forward to Mr. Sword's book, the reader learns that Sword is not a professional writer nor has he any personal military experience, but rather Mr. Sword is a Civil War hobbyist. Shiloh has always been a topic that fascinated Mr. Sword; hence, his book: "Shiloh: Bloody April".
Very good condition with very good dust-jacket. Published by New York: William Morrow, 1974, 1974. Condition: Very Good Hardcover. From Books On Main (Newberry, SC, . Price: US$ 6. 0 Convert Currency.
New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1992. New York: Gramercy Books, 2000, chs. 4–8. Other Readings Cooling, Benjamin F. Forts Henry and Donelson: The Key To the Confed- erate Heartland
New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1992. Shiloh: Bloody April. New York: William Morrow, 1974. Tanner, Robert G. Stonewall in the Valley: Thomas J. Stonewall Jackson’s Shenandoah Valley Campaign, Spring 1862, rev. ed. Mechanicsville, P. Stackpole Books, 1996. Williams, Kenneth P. Lincoln Finds a General: A Military Study of the Civil War, 5 vols. Forts Henry and Donelson: The Key To the Confed- erate Heartland. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1987.
Bloody April was the (largely successful) British air support operation during the Battle of Arras in April 1917, during which particularly heavy casualties were suffered by the Royal Flying Corps at the hands of the German Luftstreitkräfte. The tactical, technological, and training differences between the two sides ensured the British suffered a casualty rate nearly four times as great as their opponents.
Wiley Sword (1937–2015) was an American historian and writer who specialized in American Civil War historiography. The Confederacy's Last Hurrah: Spring Hill, Franklin, and Nashville. Mountains Touched with Fire: Chattanooga Besieged, 1863. Southern Invincibility: A History of the Confederate Heart.
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