Hess, Earl J

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Storming Vicksburg: Grant, Pemberton, and the Battles of May 19-22, 1863

The latest book by Hess has deservedly reached the apex of Vicksburg scholarship to date and does justice to its author’s historical acumen. Highly recommended for all U.S. Middle Period and Civil War historians and biographers, together with students of military command and field strategy.

The Battle of Peach Tree Creek: Hood's First Effort To Save Atlanta

An exquisitely detailed case study of one of the Confederacy's worst military disasters. Highly recommended for Civil War and military historians, subject enthusiasts, and all libraries.

Braxton Bragg: The Most Hated Man of the Confederacy

Well-documented, Hess's examination of Bragg is balanced and fair and will interest all Civil War aficionados.

The Battle of Ezra Church and the Struggle for Atlanta

Based on extensive archival and library research, this work is a model of well-written Civil War history. Recommended for regional collections in the South as well as libraries with significant focus on military history, especially of the Civil War.

Into the Crater

Here is yet another book on the Battle of the Crater, the devastating engagement of July 30, 1864, and a subject for which WorldCat lists over 240 titles (e...

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