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The uncivil war : irregular warfare in the upper South, 1861-1865 / Robert R. Mackey

Catalog Data

Author:
Mackey, Robert Russell  Search this
Subject:
Confederate States of America Army History  Search this
United States Army History  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 288 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Southern States
United States
Date:
2004
C2004
Civil War, 1861-1865
19th century
Contents:
Introduction : Civil War irregular warfare in theory and practice -- The Confederacy's self-inflicted wound : the guerilla war in Arkansas, 1862-1865 -- Fire, provosts, and Tories : the federal counterinsurgency campaign in Arkansas -- John Singleton Mosby and the Confederate partisan war in Virginia -- Misreading the enemy : the Union Army's failed response to partisan warfare in Virginia -- The heyday of raiding warfare : Morgan and Forrest in Tennessee and Kentucky, 1862 -- Great raids, great reforms, and great disasters : the 1863 spring and summer raiding campaign -- Conclusion : the end of the uncivil war
Topic:
Guerrillas--History  Search this
Guerrilla warfare--History  Search this
Raids (Military science)--History  Search this
Ambushes and surprises--History  Search this
Counterinsurgency--History  Search this
History  Search this
Underground movements  Search this
Campaigns  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_822088