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The Resource Taken at the Flood : Robert E. Lee and Confederate Strategy in the Maryland Campaign of 1862

Taken at the Flood : Robert E. Lee and Confederate Strategy in the Maryland Campaign of 1862

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Taken at the Flood : Robert E. Lee and Confederate Strategy in the Maryland Campaign of 1862
Title
Taken at the Flood
Title remainder
Robert E. Lee and Confederate Strategy in the Maryland Campaign of 1862
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
IDEBK
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Harsh, Joseph L
Dewey number
973.733
Index
no index present
LC call number
E474.61 -- H37 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Lee, Robert E.
  • Maryland Campaign, 1862
  • Strategy
  • Confederate States of America
  • Lee, Robert E.
  • Maryland Campaign (1862)
  • Command of troops
  • Military policy
  • Strategy
  • United States
Label
Taken at the Flood : Robert E. Lee and Confederate Strategy in the Maryland Campaign of 1862
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Halftitle Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Contents; List of Maps; Preface; Introduction. "On such a full sea..."; Antietam Creek and the Stream of History; Historical Sights: Fore, Hind, Over, and In; Reprise. "From the interior to the frontier": Lee Reaches the Potomac, September 1, 1862; 1. "We cannot afford to be idle": Lee's Strategic Dilemma, September 2-3, 1862; Pope Escapes, September 2; Dilemma of a New Campaign; Confederate Tide at Flood; The Strength of Lee's Army; The Mettle of Lee's Army; The Maryland Option: A New Turning Movement; The Open-Ended Decision
  • The Dranesville Dispatch, September 32. "More fully persuaded": Lee Crosses the Potomac, September 4-6,1862; The March to Leesburg, September 4; Clearing the Decks; Leesburg War Council; Jackson's Crossing, September 5; Frederick Occupied, September 6; 3. "In this I was disappointed": Lee Revises His Strategy, September 7-9, 1862; Restful Sabbath, September 7; Lee Dabbles in Politics, September 8; The Intrusion of Jeff. Davis, September 9; The Walker Interview; Frederick Council of War; The Writing of Special Orders, No. 191
  • 4. "Intercept such as may attempt escape": Lee's Best-Laid Plans, September 10-12, 1862The First Day of the Valley Expedition, September 10; The Second Day of the Valley Expedition, September 11; Lee at Hagerstown, September 12; The Watershed of the Maryland Campaign; 5. "More rapidly than convenient": Lee's Plans Unravel, September 13, 1862; Some Concern in the Morning; The Pendulum Swings Back; The Lost Orders Found; The Crisis by Eventide; 6. "The day has gone against us ": Lee Stands at the Mountain Gaps, September 14, 1862; Lee to the Rescue; The Battle of Boonsboro
  • Jackson Tightens the NooseThe Battle of Crampton's Gap; Evening: The First Retreat; 7. "We will make our stand on these hills": Lee's Hope Renewed, September 15, 1862; Lee Stands at Sharpsburg; The Pursuit Ends; The Surrender of Harpers Ferry; Lee's Resolve Strengthened; 8. "All will be right": Lee's Last Chance for Maneuver, September 16, 1862; Lee Sees a Window; Lee and the Whims of War; McClellan Shuts the Window; Lee Accepts Battle at Sharpsburg; 9. "A hard day's work before us": Lee's Bloodiest Day, September 17, 1862; The Opening Attack by Hooker, 5:15 to 9:00 A.M
  • Lee and the Morning Crises on the Left, 5:30 to 9:30 A.M.McLaws and Walker Restore the Confederate Left, 9:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.; Federal Success on Four Fronts, 9:30 A.M. to 1:30 P.M.; Lee and the Midday Crisis, 9:30 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.; Burnside's Attack and Lee's Final Crisis, 2:00 to 5:00 P.M.; Night of Reckoning; 10. "Until none but heroes are left": Antietam Endgame, September 18-21, 1862, and After; Lee Defies Fate, September 18; Williamsport, the Last Gambit, September 18-19; Checkmate at Shepherdstown, September 19-21; Echoes of Maryland
Control code
868286973
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306302883
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
561539
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868286973
Label
Taken at the Flood : Robert E. Lee and Confederate Strategy in the Maryland Campaign of 1862
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Halftitle Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Contents; List of Maps; Preface; Introduction. "On such a full sea..."; Antietam Creek and the Stream of History; Historical Sights: Fore, Hind, Over, and In; Reprise. "From the interior to the frontier": Lee Reaches the Potomac, September 1, 1862; 1. "We cannot afford to be idle": Lee's Strategic Dilemma, September 2-3, 1862; Pope Escapes, September 2; Dilemma of a New Campaign; Confederate Tide at Flood; The Strength of Lee's Army; The Mettle of Lee's Army; The Maryland Option: A New Turning Movement; The Open-Ended Decision
  • The Dranesville Dispatch, September 32. "More fully persuaded": Lee Crosses the Potomac, September 4-6,1862; The March to Leesburg, September 4; Clearing the Decks; Leesburg War Council; Jackson's Crossing, September 5; Frederick Occupied, September 6; 3. "In this I was disappointed": Lee Revises His Strategy, September 7-9, 1862; Restful Sabbath, September 7; Lee Dabbles in Politics, September 8; The Intrusion of Jeff. Davis, September 9; The Walker Interview; Frederick Council of War; The Writing of Special Orders, No. 191
  • 4. "Intercept such as may attempt escape": Lee's Best-Laid Plans, September 10-12, 1862The First Day of the Valley Expedition, September 10; The Second Day of the Valley Expedition, September 11; Lee at Hagerstown, September 12; The Watershed of the Maryland Campaign; 5. "More rapidly than convenient": Lee's Plans Unravel, September 13, 1862; Some Concern in the Morning; The Pendulum Swings Back; The Lost Orders Found; The Crisis by Eventide; 6. "The day has gone against us ": Lee Stands at the Mountain Gaps, September 14, 1862; Lee to the Rescue; The Battle of Boonsboro
  • Jackson Tightens the NooseThe Battle of Crampton's Gap; Evening: The First Retreat; 7. "We will make our stand on these hills": Lee's Hope Renewed, September 15, 1862; Lee Stands at Sharpsburg; The Pursuit Ends; The Surrender of Harpers Ferry; Lee's Resolve Strengthened; 8. "All will be right": Lee's Last Chance for Maneuver, September 16, 1862; Lee Sees a Window; Lee and the Whims of War; McClellan Shuts the Window; Lee Accepts Battle at Sharpsburg; 9. "A hard day's work before us": Lee's Bloodiest Day, September 17, 1862; The Opening Attack by Hooker, 5:15 to 9:00 A.M
  • Lee and the Morning Crises on the Left, 5:30 to 9:30 A.M.McLaws and Walker Restore the Confederate Left, 9:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.; Federal Success on Four Fronts, 9:30 A.M. to 1:30 P.M.; Lee and the Midday Crisis, 9:30 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.; Burnside's Attack and Lee's Final Crisis, 2:00 to 5:00 P.M.; Night of Reckoning; 10. "Until none but heroes are left": Antietam Endgame, September 18-21, 1862, and After; Lee Defies Fate, September 18; Williamsport, the Last Gambit, September 18-19; Checkmate at Shepherdstown, September 19-21; Echoes of Maryland
Control code
868286973
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306302883
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
561539
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868286973

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