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The Resource The military memoirs of General John Pope, edited by Peter Cozzens and Robert I. Girardi

The military memoirs of General John Pope, edited by Peter Cozzens and Robert I. Girardi

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The military memoirs of General John Pope
Title
The military memoirs of General John Pope
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter Cozzens and Robert I. Girardi
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Language
eng
Summary
Union general John Pope was among the most controversial and misunderstood figures to hold major command during the Civil War. Before being called east in June 1862 to lead the Army of Virginia against General Robert E. Lee, he compiled an enviable record in Missouri and as commander of the Army of the Mississippi. After his ignominious defeat at the Second Battle of Bull Run, he was sent to the frontier. Over the next twenty-four years Pope held important department commands on the western plains and was recognized as one of the army's leading authorities on Indian affairs, but he never again
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Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Civil War America
The military memoirs of General John Pope, edited by Peter Cozzens and Robert I. Girardi
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The military memoirs of General John Pope, edited by Peter Cozzens and Robert I. Girardi
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5149/9780807866603_cozzens
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-280) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / John Y. Simon -- Missouri in 1861 -- The Rush to the Ranks -- An Unpleasant Page of History -- Quiet and Good Order Are of All Things Desirable -- New Madrid and Island No. 10 -- The Conduct of the Troops Was Splendid -- The Siege of Corinth -- We Sauntered Along Slowly -- Confederate Generals at Corinth -- We Frittered Away Our Strength -- The Second Bull Run Campaign -- Summoned East: I Was Most Reluctant to Leave -- The Battle of Cedar Mountain: Always a Source of Regret -- Leave Pope to Get Out of His Scrape -- Miscellaneous Recollections -- Abraham Lincoln -- The Mexican War and Washington in 1861 -- Prominent Confederates -- West Pointers to the Front -- Appendix A: Postwar Correspondence between Pope and the Comte de Paris Pertaining to the Second Bull Run Campaign -- Appendix B: Pope's Memoirs in the National Tribune
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Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 287 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807866603
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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