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The bloody crucible of courage : fighting methods and combat experience of the Civil War, Brent Nosworthy

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The bloody crucible of courage : fighting methods and combat experience of the Civil War
Title
The bloody crucible of courage
Title remainder
fighting methods and combat experience of the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Brent Nosworthy
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the fighting methods, tactics, and weaponry on both sides of the American Civil War in an analysis of Civil War military practices
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266868
Cataloging source
RHI
Dewey number
973.7/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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adult
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fighting methods and combat experience of the Civil War
Label
The bloody crucible of courage : fighting methods and combat experience of the Civil War, Brent Nosworthy
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Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [661]-728) 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
Is the study of fighting methods meaningful? -- Advances in small arms, 1830-59 -- Developments in tactical doctrine, 1843-59 -- Artillery prior to the Civil War -- The reaction of the American military to European developments -- The development of the Ironclad, 1810-61 -- The crisis erupts -- The initial training effort -- Artillery and Ironclads at the beginning of the war -- Arming the infantry -- Unpreparedness : Bull Run and its aftermath -- The reality of the battlefield -- Life during the campaign -- The psychological basis of tactics -- Infantry doctrine -- Cavalry : the beginning -- Fighting in the West -- Irregular troops and guerrilla warfare -- River and coastal warfare -- Developments during the war -- Grand tactice during the Civil War -- American artillery doctrine -- Artillery in practice -- Artillery developments during the war -- Cavalry developments during the war -- Field fortifications -- Fighting in the wilderness -- The appearance of hasty entrenchments -- The advent of trench warfare -- The effectiveness of the rifle musket -- The bayonet : myth and utility -- Breechloaders and repeaters : the debate continues -- Tactical developments in European warfare, 1859-17 -- Conclusion
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Carroll & Graf edition.
Extent
xiv, 752 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780786711475
Lccn
2004271027
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
BRO-copy20050107-064
System control number
ocm52588738
Label
The bloody crucible of courage : fighting methods and combat experience of the Civil War, Brent Nosworthy
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [661]-728) 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
Is the study of fighting methods meaningful? -- Advances in small arms, 1830-59 -- Developments in tactical doctrine, 1843-59 -- Artillery prior to the Civil War -- The reaction of the American military to European developments -- The development of the Ironclad, 1810-61 -- The crisis erupts -- The initial training effort -- Artillery and Ironclads at the beginning of the war -- Arming the infantry -- Unpreparedness : Bull Run and its aftermath -- The reality of the battlefield -- Life during the campaign -- The psychological basis of tactics -- Infantry doctrine -- Cavalry : the beginning -- Fighting in the West -- Irregular troops and guerrilla warfare -- River and coastal warfare -- Developments during the war -- Grand tactice during the Civil War -- American artillery doctrine -- Artillery in practice -- Artillery developments during the war -- Cavalry developments during the war -- Field fortifications -- Fighting in the wilderness -- The appearance of hasty entrenchments -- The advent of trench warfare -- The effectiveness of the rifle musket -- The bayonet : myth and utility -- Breechloaders and repeaters : the debate continues -- Tactical developments in European warfare, 1859-17 -- Conclusion
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Carroll & Graf edition.
Extent
xiv, 752 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780786711475
Lccn
2004271027
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
BRO-copy20050107-064
System control number
ocm52588738

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