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Kennesaw Mountain

Earl J. Hess

Kennesaw Mountain

Sherman, Johnston, and the Atlanta Campaign

by Earl J. Hess

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kennesaw Mountain, Battle of, Ga., 1864,
  • Atlanta Campaign, 1864

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementEarl J. Hess
    SeriesCivil War America, Civil War America
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE476.7 .H47 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 322 p.
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27144099M
    ISBN 101469602113
    ISBN 109781469602110
    LC Control Number2012037476
    OCLC/WorldCa811591305

    Print book: National government publication: English: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park (Ga.) United States -- History -- Civil War, Kennesaw Mountain, Battle . Kennesaw Mountain: Sherman, Johnston, and the Atlanta Campaign / Earl J. Hess. p. cm. — (Civil War America) Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN (cloth: alk. paper) ISBN (ebook) 1. Kennesaw Mountain, Battle of, Ga., 2. Atlanta Campaign, I. Title. EH47 ’

    Get a Book List Log into Owlexpress, click the tab for Student Services, then click "KSU Bookstore." See What's Available Learn about New & Used textbooks, E-Books, Rentals, and Binder-Ready editions. General Order Information Learn about processing times, using Financial Aid, creating an account, and rewards. “The battles around Kennesaw Mountain have long merited greater attention from students of the Civil War. In Kennesaw Mountain: Sherman, Johnston, and the Atlanta Campaign, the amazingly prolific Earl J. Hess offers an authoritative and exhaustively researched account of these operations that will appeal to scholars and general readers alike.”.

    A blog about the American Civil War, written and maintained by historian Daniel J. Vermilya, author of The Battle of Kennesaw Mountain (History Press, ) and James Garfield and the Civil War (History Press, ) Dedicated to my great-great-great grandfather, Private Ellwood Rodebaugh, Company D, th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, killed at the Battle of Author: Dan Vermilya.   Kennesaw Mountain: Sherman, Johnston, and the Atlanta Campaign - Ebook written by Earl J. Hess. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Kennesaw Mountain: Sherman, Johnston, and the Atlanta Campaign.4/5(1).


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Kennesaw Mountain is a very readable account of Sherman's campaign towards Atlanta and the battle at Kennesaw Mountain One improvement would be to show the battle lines on the maps instead of just terrain features.

Otherwise it is a good addition to the American Civil War library. There are exxtensive notations from many references/5. Kennesaw Mountain tells the story of an important phase of the Atlanta campaign/5(4).

Kennesaw Mountain tells the story of an important phase of the Atlanta campaign. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device by: 1.

An excellent, concise book on the battle of Kennesaw Kennesaw Mountain book. I've been hiking Kennesaw for many years, but didn't really know the history of the battle. I'll look at the mountain differently during my hikes from now on/5(18).

A final section explores the Confederate earthworks preserved within the Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park. About the Author Earl J. Hess is Stewart W. McClelland Chair in history at Lincoln Memorial University and has written many books, including The Civil War in the West: Victory and Defeat from the Appalachians to the Mississippi.

This is a good, solid book about Sherman's Atlanta campaign in general, and the battle of Kennesaw Mountain in particular. Not too heavy, not too light, this is a book well-suited to the reader who is interested in the Civil War, but not looking for the nitty-gritty details.4/5.

The Kennesaw Mountain NBP bookstore is operated by Eastern National and is located in the park's Visitor Center. Visitors can find books, gifts, and souvenirs that relate to the battle of Kennesaw Mountain and the Civil War in general.

Kennesaw Mountain book items can be shipped for out of town customers by contacting an associate by phone at A final section explores the Confederate earthworks preserved within the Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park.

Earl J. Hess is Stewart W. McClelland Chair in history at Lincoln Memorial University and has written many books, including ###The Civil War in the West: Victory and Defeat from the Appalachians to the Mississippi#.Cited by: 1. Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park is a 2, acre National Battlefield that preserves a Civil War battleground of the Atlanta Campaign.

Opposing forces maneuvered and fought here from J until July 2, Although most famous as a Civil War battlefield, Kennesaw Mountain has a much richer story. Kennesaw Mountain HS friends and families the KMHS will definitely be an instant collector’s edition be sure to reserve your copy of the KMHS yearbook.

This is a sneak peak of the actual yearbook cover for this year. Author Richard Thorton, in the book Ancient Roots, attributes the name to a Muskogee word meaning "Raccoon People." The mountain is locally known as "Big Kennesaw" to distinguish it from its closest neighbor, Little Kennesaw Mountain.

Until the 20th century it was also commonly spelled with one 'n', Kenesaw Mountain. The Battle of Kennesaw Mountain. likes. The Battle of Kennesaw Mountain, by historian Daniel Vermilya, is a part of The History Press series on the th anniversary of the Civil ers: Originally published in and long out of print, Dennis Kelly's heralded Kennesaw Mountain and the Atlanta Campaign is perfect for the armchair historian or battlefield stomper.

In addition to plentiful photos, includes nearly two dozen helpful maps and a clear and concise account of the entire campaign, including a tour. Sherman moved forward toward Johnston’s position on June After a week of skirmishing at Gilgal Church and along Mud Creek, Johnston pulled back to a new line centered on Kennesaw Mountain, just outside Marietta by June South of Kennesaw, Gen.

John B. Hood struck Sherman at Kolb’s Farm on June 22 but was repulsed. Kennesaw Mountain: our favorite hiking & running trails. Hike or run our favorite trails at Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park near Atlanta. Explore the mountain’s Civil War history, climb to stunning summit views, and explore a rolling, rocky forest on more than fifteen miles of the mountain’s best trails.

Kennesaw Mountain  tells the story of an important phase of the Atlanta campaign. With the Kennesaw Mountain th coming up just around the corner, things are getting quite busy. I will be flying to Georgia next week to do several author talks and book signings (the times, places, and topics are listed under the “About Me” tab above and under the heading “Talks and Book Signings”, as well as to work for the NPS at Kennesaw Mountain.

Kennesaw Mountain is a mountain ridge between Marietta and Kennesaw, Georgia in the United States with a summit elevation of 1, feet ( m). It is the highest point in the core (urban and suburban) metro Atlanta area, and fifth after further-north exurban counties are local terrain averages roughly 1, feet ( m) AMSL.

The mountain Location: Cobb County, Georgia, U.S. The link for the book on Amazon Smile can be found below: Amazon Smile–The Battle of Kennesaw Mountain. If you would like to order a copy from Barnes and Noble, where an ebook version is available for Nook, you can do so at the link below: Barnes and Noble–The Battle of Kennesaw Mountain.

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Wildman's Store. Kennesaw, Georgia. Confederate pride burns white hot in Wildman's Civil War Surplus. Run by octogenarian Dent "Wildman" Myers, it's been a fixture in downtown Kennesaw since it opened in Some townspeople can't wait for it Location: S. Main St., Kennesaw, GA.

After weeks of maneuvering, on J Sherman launched a bold attack on Johnston's lines. The Confederate victory was one of the bloodiest days of the entire campaign.

And while Sherman's assaults had a frightful cost, Union forces learned important lessons at Kennesaw Mountain that enabled the fall of Atlanta several months : The History Press.Kennesaw Mountain High School Drama is using for its online ticketing solution.

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