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James D. Porter's Confederate Military History of Tennessee PDF

By James D. Porter

ISBN-10: 193215745X

ISBN-13: 9781932157451

The Volunteer nation was once moment in simple terms to Virginia for the variety of battles fought on its soil throughout the American Civil struggle. Union and accomplice Armies waged battle around the kingdom of Tennessee vying for regulate of its significant cities, roads, and waterways. accomplice army heritage of Tennessee strains the heritage of the nation and its regiments from secession, the elevating of troops, in the course of the significant battles, to the ultimate hand over. Tennessee troops participated in many of the significant battles and campaigns within the Western and japanese theaters of battle. within the West, Tennessee troops fought at Belmont, Forts Henry and Donelson, Shiloh, Perryville, Murfreesboro, Vicksburg, Chattanooga, Chickamauga, Lookout Mountain, Atlanta, Franklin, and Bentonville. within the East, Tennessee brigades confronted the enemy at Manassas, Antietam, Gettysburg, wasteland, Spotsylvania court docket condominium, Petersburg, and Appomattox court docket condo. One bankruptcy is dedicated to the cavalry operations of John H. Morgan and Nathan Bedford Forrest whereas different chapters describe Tennessee's contribution to the accomplice scientific division, clergy, and accomplice and Union navies. the writer, James D. Porter, served at the employees of accomplice Benjamin Franklin Cheatham.

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