The American Civil War and the Wars of the Industrial Revolution

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The Civil War was the bloodiest in America's history, comprising 149 engagements of importance and 2200 skirmishes. The author narrates the history of the war and also describes how such factors as generalship, staff work, organization, intelligence and logistics affect the shape and decisions of the battlefield. He looks at the strengths, and weaknesses of the opposing sides - the North's industrial strength and the South's material shortages, for example - and the effect of new weapons on tactics. He explores the crucial ...

The American Civil War and the Wars of the Industrial Revolution 1999, Cassell, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780304352302

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