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War on the Rapidan

John Mark Joseph

War on the Rapidan

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Published by Moss Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • History,
  • Rapidan River Region (Va.),
  • Virginia

  • Edition Notes

    Bull.

    The Physical Object
    FormatSoft Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11547752M
    ISBN 100943522153
    ISBN 109780943522159
    OCLC/WorldCa22884962

    About this Item: Rapidan Press, Mechanicsville, VA, Hardcover. Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dustjacket. Presumed First. Presumed first edition w/NAP, hardcover, has a very slight skew to the binding, slight bumps to upper cover corners, a touch of wear to spine ends and lower corners, a tiny spot to rear cover, and three small embossments to first . In Music Along the Rapidan James A. Davis examines the role of music in defining the social communities that emerged during this winter encampment. Music was an essential part of each soldier's personal identity, and Davis considers how music became a means of controlling the acoustic and social cacophony of war that surrounded every soldier. History of the civil war in America 3 by Paris, Louis-Philippe-Albert d'Orléans, comte de, at - the best online ebook storage. Download and read online for free History of the civil war in America 3 by Paris, Louis-Philippe-Albert d'Orléans, comte de, /5(2).   His first book Meade and Lee after Gettysburg, took the armies up to J (Emerging Civil War reviewed that title here). Hunt picks up where he left the story, beginning his narrative of Meade and Lee at Bristoe Station on August 1.


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The War on the Rapidan The year is Losses in at Fredericksburg, Vicksburg, and Murpfreesboro have left the Union Army in disarray.

Twenty-five thousand enlistees are about to reach the end of their service and will have to be released on the first of May The Confederacy has gained in experience and : Comte De Paris.

The Civil War on the River Lines of Virginia, Decision on the Rappahannock and the Rapidan Rivers4/5(1). Rapidan is a suspense tale that treats major themes and events of the Civil War era, including the issuance of War on the Rapidan book Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation, slavery, the Underground Railroad, and historical : History of the Civil War in America: book 1.

The war on the Rapidan. book 2. The Mississippi. book 3. Pennsylvania. book 4. The third winter American culture series Volume 3 of History of the Civil War in America, Louis-Philippe-Albert d'Orléans comte de Paris: Author: Louis-Philippe-Albert d'Orléans comte de Paris: Editors: Henry Coppée.

A thriller follows a family living near Richmond during the Civil War. It’s September in this historical novel, and the Confederate and Union armies have all of Richmond on edge.

War on the Rapidan book Gen. Robert E. Lee’s advance north, a father and daughter of the Richmond gentry open their doors to care for a Southern officer badly wounded by.

Music Along the Rapidan: Civil War Soldiers, Music, and Community during Winter Quarters, Virginia. In DecemberCivil War soldiers took refuge from the dismal conditions of war and weather/5(3).

About the Book In DecemberCivil War soldiers took refuge from the dismal conditions of war and weather. They made their winter quarters in the Piedmont region of central Virginia: the Union’s Army of the Potomac in Culpeper County War on the Rapidan book the Confederacy’s Army of Northern Virginia in neighboring Orange County.

There were tales of the Civil War, the railroad, milling, flooding of the Rapidan River at twenty year intervals, and other Rapidan themes. In organizing this diversity of information, I have primarily attempted to give a history of the “community” of Rapidan, Virginia over time.

THE GREAT CAMPAIGN.; The Gigantic Struggle on the Rapidan and the Po. Comprehensive and Authentic Account. The Strategy, Fighting, Gains and Losses. the first time in the War on the Rapidan book of war. The village of War on the Rapidan book Ann Station resumed its prominence as a regional shipping point after the railroad was rebuilt following the Civil War, particularly for lumber and wood products.

Its name was changed once again in to the present-day y: United States. The Paperback of the The Civil War on the River Lines of Virginia, Decision on the Rappahannock and the Rapidan Rivers by David F.

Trask at Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. War on the Rapidan book division moved as ordered on the morning of the 6th, crossing the Robertson River in War on the Rapidan book columns, at Smoot's or Hume's Ford and at Aylor's Ford, where the enemy's cavalry pickets were driven in.

These retired before the command, offering but slight resistance, to the Rapidan, which river was reached about 4 o'clock in the afternoon War on the Rapidan book the 6th. Battle of the Wilderness: Second Day.

Shortly after 5 a.m. on May 6, the Union 2nd Corps, led by Winfield Scott Hancock, attacked along the Plank Road.

Advancing in a battle line more than a mile. Music Along the Rapidan: Civil War Soldiers, Music, and Community during Winter Quarters, Virginia by James A. Davis. University of Nebraska Press, Cloth, ISBN.

CAPTAIN: I have the honor to report that my regiment left camp Saturday morning, the 6th instant, at 7 a. m., and formed in rear of the brigade, and proceeded on the Morton's Ford road to a point about a mile this side of the Rapidan, where the brigade halted and formed in column by battalion under cover of a piece of woods.

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Crossing the Rapidan River on May 4,Grant sought to defeat Lee's army by quickly placing his forces between Lee and Richmond and inviting an open battle. Lee surprised Grant by attacking the larger Union army aggressively in the Battle of the Wilderness (May 5–7), resulting in heavy casualties on both on: Virginia.

Meade's intention was to cross the Rapidan River at Germanna Ford, travel west toward Orange Court House, and force Lee from his position in Orange County, just south of river. Alerted to these movements, Lee deployed his forces in strong defensive positions along Mine Run. Books - Historical Works.

War on the Rapidan (Used) Item #: Click on an image to enlarge. by John Mark Joseph. This out-of-print magazine style booklet is autographed to "Robert" with a note and signed by Mark. Read this book on Questia. Music along the Rapidan: Civil War Soldiers, Music, and Community during Winter Quarters, Virginia by James A.

Davis, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of Music along the Rapidan: Civil War Soldiers, Music, and Community during Winter Quarters, Virginia (). The spring of opened the Civil War's fourth year. In March, Ulysses S. Grant—hero of Vicksburg and Chattanooga—was elevated to the rank of lieutenant general and placed in command of all Union armies in hope that he would bring unity to the Federal war effort.

Grant decided to make his headquarters with the Army of the Potomac. Title Map of the field of operations in Virginia and Battle of Mine Run, during November Summary Includes areas of Orange and Culpeper counties, Va., where Meade approached the Rapidan River and the Mine Run Valley to try and push Lee's forces unsuccessfully back towards Richmond in the Mine Run Campaign of November December 1, Four Years in the Stonewall Brigade (American Civil War Classics) User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.

Released in and revised and expanded inCasler's firsthand account of his time in the Confederate Army is as much about looting and lining his pockets as about combat. reminiscences of the civil war by general john b. gordon of the confederate army with an introduction by general stephen d.

lee commander-in-chief of the united confederate veterans memorial account by frances gordon smith illustrated new york charles scribner's sons atlanta the martin & hoyt co. From the Rapidan to Richmond and the Spottsylvania Campaign. Baltimore: Green-Lucas, First.

Minor color change on pastedowns from the dust jacket. Hinges tight. / G+. Some staining on the spine and around the edges. Item #74 Dame, William Meade.

BOOK Book Edition: First. In Music Along the Rapidan, James A. Davis examines the role of music in defining the social communities that emerged during this winter encampment. Music was an essential part of each soldier’s personal identity and Davis considers how music became a means of controlling the acoustic and social cacophony of war that surrounded by: 2.

GETTYSBURG TO THE Rapidan: The Army Of The Potomac, July - April - $ Charles Scribner's Sons, first edition, 5 x 7 1/2 inches tall red cloth hardbound, no dust jacket, black lettering to spine, black endpapers, viii, 86 pp. plus three folding maps and publisher's ads. Important work by Gen.

Andrew A. Humphreys. Andrew Atkinson Humphreys. Book Description: In DecemberCivil War soldiers took refuge from the dismal conditions of war and weather.

They made their winter quarters in the Piedmont region of central Virginia: the Union's Army of the Potomac in Culpeper County and the Confederacy's Army of Northern Virginia in neighboring Orange County.

[10] Gordon, John Brown. Reminiscences of the Civil War. Time-Life Books, [11] Simpson, Brooks. The Civil War: The Third Year Told by Those Who Lived It. New York: The Library of America. [12] Davis, James A. Music along the Rapidan: Civil War Soldiers, Music, and Community during Winter Quarters, Virginia.

To distract attention from a planned cavalry-infantry raid up the Peninsula on Richmond, the Federal army forced several crossings of the Rapidan River on February 6. A II Corps division crossed at Morton's Ford, the I Corps at Raccoon Ford.

Union cavalry crossed at Robertson's Ford. Ewell's Corps resisted the crossings. James A. Davis is a professor of musicology at the School of Music, State University of New York at Fredonia.

He is the author of Music along the Rapidan: Civil War Soldiers, Music, and Community during Winter Quarters, Virginia, – (Nebraska, ) and editor of several books, including The Arts and Culture of the American Civil War.

InGen. Gordon published his account of his Confederate service in Reminiscences of the Civil War. Some excerpts are found at The War Times Journal. The story of Gordon’s wife Fanny rushing into the midst of the battle is from the Wikipedia article on Gen. Gordon as is the story about the bucket brigade to save the town of Wrightsville, Pennsylvania.

MUSIC ALONG THE RAPIDAN CIVIL WAR SOLDIERS, MUSIC, AND COMMUNITY DURING WINTER QUARTERS, VIRGINIA BY JAMES A. DAVIS FIRST EDITION MINT CONDITION Brand new, unread, pristine condition book. MINT CONDITION DUST JACKET IS PROTECTED IN A CLEAR, BRODART COVER Sharp, Bright, Clean, Solidly Bound, Brand New Book Seller Rating: % positive.

The Potomac and the Rapidan--Army Notes by Alonzo H. Quint. by Crosby and Nichols. Neat little book with map foldout. Rare. Book is in very good condition but worn cover and corners. The book(s) being entered in auction are from my father'sestate.

He enjoyed reading of Civil Waraccounts as well as vintage Americana experiences. Books shelved as war-related: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak, The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank, The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne, All. Music Along the Rapidan Civil War Soldiers, Music, and Community During Winter Quarters, Virginia (Book): Davis, James A.: In DecemberCivil War soldiers took refuge from the dismal conditions of war and weather.

They made their winter quarters in the Piedmont region of central Virginia: the Union’s Army of the Potomac in Culpeper County and the Confederacy’s. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

History of the civil war in America by Paris, Louis-Philippe-Albert d'Orléans comte de,J.H. Coates & Co. edition, in EnglishAuthor: Henry Coppe, Louis F.

Tasistro, Henry Coppée. Item Description: Letter dated 11 Februaryfrom Samuel J. Moore to his wife, Ellen, describing a skirmish at Morton’s Ford on the Rapidan River. Samuel J. Moore, lawyer and planter of Berryville, Clarke County, Va., was an Continue reading →.

Home › Learn › Civil War › Grant's Pdf Campaign. On May 4, Union cavalry pdf south toward the Rapidan River and splashed across Germanna and Ely’s Fords. The remainder of the army followed across the river and pressed southward into an area known as the Wilderness due to its dense, second growth forest and heavy underbrush.COVID Resources.

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Davis explores that relationship between sounds and people during the war itself.