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The Resource Chicago's Irish Legion : the 90th Illinois Volunteers in the Civil War, James B. Swan

Chicago's Irish Legion : the 90th Illinois Volunteers in the Civil War, James B. Swan

Label
Chicago's Irish Legion : the 90th Illinois Volunteers in the Civil War
Title
Chicago's Irish Legion
Title remainder
the 90th Illinois Volunteers in the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
James B. Swan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A detailed account of the history of the 90th Illinois Infantry Regiment, known as the "Chicago Irish Regiment", the only Irish regiment in Major General William Tecumseh Sherman's XV Army Corps, and its pivotal role in the Western Theater of the Civil War. It gives a glimpse into the trials and triumphs of ethnic soldiers during the war
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.7/473
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E505.5 90th
LC item number
.S93 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Chicago's Irish Legion : the 90th Illinois Volunteers in the Civil War, James B. Swan
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-295) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The raising of the Irish Legion -- Attention from two generals -- Life on one cracker a day -- The father of waters unvexed -- The march to Chattanooga -- The Battle of Chattanooga -- The winter of their discontent -- The Atlanta Campaign: approach to Atlanta -- The Atlanta Campaign: battles around Atlanta -- Hazen's summer camp and a stern chase -- An armed picnic -- The handsomest thing I have seen in this war -- Rocking the cradle of secession -- Hail Columbia, happy land -- Leaving the cradle -- Touring tarheel country -- Like the lords of the world -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn232327691
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 306 pages
Isbn
9780809328901
Lccn
2008026838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)232327691
Label
Chicago's Irish Legion : the 90th Illinois Volunteers in the Civil War, James B. Swan
Link
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-295) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The raising of the Irish Legion -- Attention from two generals -- Life on one cracker a day -- The father of waters unvexed -- The march to Chattanooga -- The Battle of Chattanooga -- The winter of their discontent -- The Atlanta Campaign: approach to Atlanta -- The Atlanta Campaign: battles around Atlanta -- Hazen's summer camp and a stern chase -- An armed picnic -- The handsomest thing I have seen in this war -- Rocking the cradle of secession -- Hail Columbia, happy land -- Leaving the cradle -- Touring tarheel country -- Like the lords of the world -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn232327691
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 306 pages
Isbn
9780809328901
Lccn
2008026838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)232327691

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