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Published by Osprey Publishing .
Written in English


  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Battles & campaigns,
  • Civil war,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Military - United States,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • History / Military / United States

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8922109M
ISBN 101841761133
ISBN 109781841761138

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  The First Battle of Bull Run, also known as the Battle of Manassas, marked the first major land battle of the American Civil War. On J   JoAnna McDonald's book was a great help in piecing together the events that were to become know as the First Battle of Manassas (or Bull Run depending on your preference). "We Shall Meet Again" certainly gives an excellent overview of the battle, breaking down the different troop movements into stages that the reader is able to clearly follow/5(9). The first battle of Manassas: An end to innocence, July, , the Virginia Civil War Battles & Leaders Series, Second Edition, by J Hennessy Battle at Bull Run: A history of the first major campaign of the Civil War, by W C Davis We shall meet again: The First Battle of Manassas, Bull Run, July, , by J M McDonald Voices of the. About Sunday Picnic Uniforms. In October Paul Stevenson wrote an article, 'Sunday Picnic Uniforms', for Military Modelling describing the colourful dress worn by the Union and Confederate Armies at the first battle of Bull Run (Manassas), 21 July,

J.E.B. Stuart at 1st Manassas (Bull Run) Taken from the book "The Life and Campaigns of Maj. Gen. J.E.B. Stuart." The First Battle of Bull Run: Written after the war, this article was authored by P.G.T Beauregard, the Confederate commander at the battle. McDowell's Advance to Bull Run. On J , the new Union volunteer army under Brig. Gen. Irvin McDowell marched from Washington DC toward the Confederate army under Gen. Pierre G. T. Beauregard, drawn up behind Bull Run creek west of gard's men defended the strategic railroad junction at Manassas, just west of the creek. In , upon a commanding ridge overlooking Bull Run creek, Spencer Ball built the plantation known as Portici. In July , Portici was the home of Frank and Fannie Lewis. On the eighteenth life as the Lewises knew it came to an abrupt halt. Confederate officials notified the family that a battle. Return of casualties in the 17th Virginia Infantry, First Brigade, Army of the Potomac, at the skirmish at Blackburn's Ford, on the Bull Run River, 18 July, Killed 1, woun total First battle of Manassas, 21 July, The 17th Virginia Infantry was stationed at Blackburn's Ford, on the Bull Run River, in the morning on 21 July.

The first battle of Bull Run. J Washington, Enquirer Book and Job Press Date: ; Map Small sketch, first Manassas, J situation on Henry Hill at 3 P.M. Hand colored positive photocopy. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), . Adam Goodheart, author of [ The Civil War Awakening], talked about the First Battle of Bull Run, also known as First Manassas, held J He talked about how the battle changed public.   Bradley M. Gottfried’s The Maps of First Bull Run: An Atlas of the First Bull Run (Manassas) Campaign, including the Battle of Ball’s Bluff, June - October is the eagerly awaited companion volume to his bestselling The Maps of Gettysburg (, two editions, four printings), part of the ongoing Savas Beatie Atlas Series/5(22).   I recommend this book, but not as someones only exposure to the history of this campaign and battle. The best single volume I have read on First Manassas/Bull Run is "The First Battle of Manassas" by John Hennessy. Also the map book mentioned earlier to follow the complicated action on the s: