War upon the land military strategy and the transformation of southern landscapes during the American Civil War / Lisa M. Brady.

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Main Author: Brady, Lisa M., 1971-
Corporate Author: ProQuest (Firm)
Format: Electronic eBook
Language:English
Published: Athens : University of Georgia Press, c2012.
Series:Environmental history and the American South.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : nineteenth-century ideas of nature and their role in Civil War strategy
  • Hostile territory : Union operations along the Lower Mississippi, 1862-1863
  • Broken country : Union campaigns at and around Vicksburg, 1863
  • Ravaged ground : Sheridan in the Shenandoah Valley, 1864
  • Devoured land : Sherman's Georgia and Carolina campaigns, 1864-1865
  • Conclusion : making a desert and calling it peace.