A Battlefield Atlas of the Civil War by Craig L. Symonds

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Published by Nautical & Aviation Pub Co of Amer .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Military History - U.S. Civil War,
  • History: American,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • United States,
  • Maps,
  • Battlefields,
  • Campaigns,
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • Guidebooks,
  • History

Edition Notes

Book details

ContributionsWilliam J. Clipson (Cartographer)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8658331M
ISBN 101877853259
ISBN 109781877853258

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The book is a work of genius to the extent that less is more. Obviously the author saw the need for pearing down the huge volumes of detail that get bogged down in regimental and corporate detail and condensing it into a macro view. Get this book if you want to really understand Civil War battles.

All of the major engagements are included.4/5(13). "The Civil War Battlefield Guide remains the best single source of information on the principal battles of the Civil War. The authors who contributed constitute a veritable who s who of Civil War scholars. The battle maps offer stunning visuals for appreciating the battles in /5(50).

This book is a great starter for people who want to start studying the individual battles of the Civil War. While it is not % complete, missing many naval battles, it is a great start. The book is brief and can be used when you visit Civil War battlefields throughout the United States/5(5).

From Fort Sumter to Appomattox, A Battlefield Atlas of the Civil War offers a clear and concise overview of the Civil War. Ideal for battlefield tours, the 43 two-color, full page maps highlight the critical military positions and communicate the changing nature of the war/5.

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This book is not at all what I had in mind. It's basically a very brief history of the Civil War, with a small map for most, but not all, battles. I already have shelves full of books about the Civil War; what I really wanted was a book of detailed, clearly readable maps.

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Clipson and Craig L. Symonds/5(3). Book is in typical used-Good Condition. Will show signs of wear to cover and/or pages. There may be underlining, highlighting, and or writing.

May not include supplemental items (like discs, access codes, dust jacket, etc). Will be a good Reading copy. BATTLEFIELD ATLAS OF ENGLISH CIVIL WAR By Anthony Baker - Hardcover. Another very high recommended atlas for personal, academic, and community library American Civil War History reference collections from the team of Symonds and Clipson is A Battlefield Atlas Of The Civil War, Third Edition, (, $, pages, 51 two-color maps, 32 photos).5/5(1).

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Clipson, author of A Battlefield Atalas of the Civil War, is a fresh visual and narrative overview of the principle military engagements of the American war of chronicles the emergence of a new nation through the military/5.

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Relief shown by contour lines. Cover title. "Organization of the Union and Confederate armies at the Battle of Antietam (Sharpsburg), Septem ": [3] p.

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), Phillips, AACR2:   A battlefield atlas of the Civil War Item Preview remove-circle The seams of this book are too narrow to be scanned.

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Symonds ; cartography by William J. Clipson. LC Civil war maps (2nd ed.) Folded title: Chickamauga Battlefield, Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Georgia and Tennessee. "June GJB." Includes text, map of "Chattanooga and vicinity," and ill.

Text and col. ill. on verso. Available. "A Battlefield Atlas of the English Civil war" is a good introductory summary of the battles and campaigns in England and Scotland between and Despite the title it is not limited to battles fought in England - it includes Montrose's campaigns for instance, and the events leading up the battle of Dunbar and its' aftermath - but it /5(6).

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A good basic account of the battle. Craig Lee Symonds (born 31 Decemberin Long Beach, California) is the Distinguished Visiting Ernest J. King Professor of Maritime History for the academic years at the U.S.

Naval War College in Newport, Rhode is also Professor Emeritus at the U. Naval Academy where he served as chairman of the history department. He is a distinguished historian of the American Awards: Lincoln Prize for Lincoln and His Admirals. Civil War on Sunday Mary Osborn Pope Grades The Magic Tree House Series takes on the Civil War with Civil War on Sunday.

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Surpassing the scope of any previously published single-volume work, this atlas pairs expert scholarship with bold mapping to vividly depict the ebb and flow of destruction and/5.

Relief by hachures. Inset: [Cross] section of parapet A. 6 x 16 cm. Detailed map indicating "confederate works," Union troop positions and names of commanders, artillery positions, roads, "Vicksburg and Jackson Rail Road," houses, fences, vegetation, and drainage.

Map differs from GB54S5 M3 CW with addition of Julius Bean & Col., photo. lith. at bottom center, below neat line. Pencil (some col.) on section cut down from one signature of a ledger book, mounted between sheets of transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H In ink on red bordered label: crossed through with pencil.

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah. A Battlefield Atlas of the American Revolution Washington's Partisan War, All Book Search results » About the author () Craig L.

Symonds is professor of history at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis and a specialist in military history. Bibliographic information. A Battlefield Atlas of the American Revolution, a second collaboration between Dr. Craig L. Symonds and cartographer William J. Clipson, authors of A Battlefield Atlas of the Civil War, is a fresh visual and narrative overview of the principal military engagements of the American war for independence.

Symonds narrates each battle in a clear, concise, and readable way. Gettysburg Antietam Civil War. likes 53 talking about this. Discussion about Gettysburg and ers: Discover Civil War Nurses Memorial in Washington, D.C.: A bas relief commemorates the "Nuns of the Battlefield" who cared for soldiers on both sides of the conflict.

Relief shown by contour lines. Indicates roads and streets, houses, names of residents, fences, vegetation, drainage, bridges, and fords. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips, LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.),   American Civil War History: Battlefield Atlas of Price's This excellent report has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.

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