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Chancellorsville, 1863

the souls of the brave

by Ernest B. Furgurson

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Published by Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chancellorsville, Battle of, Chancellorsville, Va., 1863

  • Edition Notes

    StatementErnest B. Furgurson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE475.35 .F87 1992
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Paginationxv, 405 p.
    Number of Pages405
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1565274M
    ISBN 100394583019
    ISBN 109780394583013
    LC Control Number91047059

    At once impassioned and gracefully balanced, Chancellorsville is a grand achievement in Civil War history. Very good, very minor shelf wear only, pages clean and unmarked, from a smoke-free home. Seller assumes all responsibility for this Rating: % positive. On Ap , Maj. Gen. Joseph Hooker launched a turning movement designed to pry Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia out of its lines at Fredericksburg. The maneuver was successful and by Ap elements of Hooker's Army of the Potomac had reached the crossroads of Chancellorsville, nine miles in Lee's rear. Outnumbering Lee two to one, Hooker stood poised to strike a fatal blow.

      So far I know of two overall studies on the campaign and battle: Stephen W. Sears' Chancellorsville and Ernest B. Furgurson's Chancellorsville, The Souls of the Brave. I'm looking somewhat askance at Sears due to his pro-Hooker bias, so I'm looking to add a more anti-Hooker book . Explore our list of Virginia->Civil War, >Battle of Chancellorsville, Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership.

      All before we get anywhere close to Chancellorsville. The book does a wonderful job of covering the situation of both the Army of the Potomac and Army of Northern Virginia in the early days of As far as the battle goes, the book gives a very complete description. From the opening moves to the death of Jackson, the reader really gets a full 5/5(5). Chancellorsville Jackson's lightning strike. [Carl Smith] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Carl Smith. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number:


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It began with an audaciously planned stroke by Union general Joe Hooker as he sent his army across the Rappahannock River and around Robert E. Lee's lines. Battle of Chancellorsville, (May 1–5, ), in the American Civil War, bloody assault by the Union army in Virginia that failed to encircle and destroy the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia.

Following the “horror of Fredericksburg” (Decem ), the Confederate army of Gen. Robert E. In Chancellorsville, Stephen W. Sears charts the Chancellorsville Campaign, beginning with the recovery of the Union Army of the Potomac after the Battle of Fredericksburg and ending with two armies facing each other in much the same way as before the campaign began/5().

Ernest B. “Pat” Furgurson, formerly a correspondent and columnist for the Baltimore Sun, has spent most of his life in the nation’s capital. A native of Virginia, he is the author of Freedom Rising, ChancellorsvilleAshes of Glory, and Not War but Murder.

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The American Civil War continues to fascinate us, whether the subject be the heroism of its common soldiers or the plans of opposing commanders. In CHANCELLORSVILLE THE SOULS OF. Following the debacle of the battle of Fredricksburg in DecemberBurnside was replaced as commander of the Army of the Potomac by General Joseph Hooker.

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