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Stephen W. Sears

Teoksen Landscape Turned Red: The Battle of Antietam tekijä

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Stephen W. Sears is the author of many award-winning books on the Civil War, including Gettysburg, Landscape Turned Red, and Chancellorsville, all winners of the Fletcher Pratt Award. He lives in Connecticut.
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Tekijän teokset

Gettysburg (2002) 1,035 kappaletta
Chancellorsville (1996) 579 kappaletta
The Civil War: The First Year Told By Those Who Lived It (2011) — Toimittaja — 241 kappaletta
The Civil War: The Second Year Told By Those Who Lived It (2012) — Toimittaja — 172 kappaletta
Hometown U.S.A (1975) 81 kappaletta
Desert War in North Africa (1967) 46 kappaletta
The British Empire (2014) 20 kappaletta
World War II: Carrier War (2015) 10 kappaletta
World War II: Desert War (2017) 6 kappaletta
World War II: Air War (2015) 3 kappaletta

Associated Works

Lees Lieutenants (3 Volumes In One Abridged) : A Study in Command (1942) — Toimittaja, eräät painokset142 kappaletta
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Autumn 1988 (1988) — Author "McClellan vs. Lee: The Seven-Day Trial" — 22 kappaletta
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Summer 1992 (1992) — Author "Malvern Hill" — 19 kappaletta
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Spring 1992 (1992) — Author "The Last Word on the Lost Order" — 18 kappaletta
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Autumn 1993 (1993) — Author "In Review: Good Soldiers" — 17 kappaletta
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Spring 1998 (1998) — Author "The Lost Order is not Lost" — 15 kappaletta
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Autumn 1998 (1998) — Author "Raid on Richmond" — 14 kappaletta
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Summer 1996 (1996) — Author "Stonewall Jackson's Last March" — 12 kappaletta
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Spring 1993 (1993) — Author "The Court-Martial of Fitz John Porter" — 12 kappaletta
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 1990 (1989) — Author "In Review: "Damn the rebels, this is their work!"" — 12 kappaletta
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Autumn 2008 (2008) — Author "Ask MHQ" — 11 kappaletta
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Summer 2003 (2003) — Author "Gettysburg in Retrospect" — 10 kappaletta
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 1995 (1994) — Author "The Ordeal of General Stone" — 10 kappaletta
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 2008 (2007) — Author "Building the Army of the Potomac" — 8 kappaletta
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Spring 2009 (2009) — Author "The Rise and Fall of the CSS Virginia" — 5 kappaletta
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Summer 2010 (2010) — Author "Antietam 1862: 'The Roar and Rattle'" — 3 kappaletta

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Sears, Stephen Ward
Syntymäaika
1932-07-27
Sukupuoli
male
Kansalaisuus
USA
Asuinpaikat
Norwalk, Connecticut, USA
Koulutus
Oberlin College
Ammatit
historian
Organisaatiot
American Heritage

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A concise review of the carrier's decisive role in replacing the battleship as the deciding factor in naval warfare during the Pacific war… account of the aircraft carrier and its use by both Japan and the United States… concentrates on the Navy version and specifically the sailors and pilots assigned or attached to naval vessels.

 
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MasseyLibrary | Feb 23, 2024 |
Excellent recounting of Battle of Antietam
 
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derailer | 15 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jan 25, 2024 |
Good detailed account of CW campaign
 
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derailer | 6 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jan 25, 2024 |
Yes, i like it. Yes, it is a well paced narrative of the story of McClellan's failed foray down to Richmond in 1862. Well told, generally fair. But.... and this will be a general comment because it does sort of drive me crazy in countless civil war books, but this books sort of epitomizes the bias of extolling Lee at the expense of all else. Throughout the Peninsula campaign, Lee barely triumphs- often due to McClellan's cautious bungling and misjudgments. But... it is never Lee's fault that things go wrong... it is always his people who don't write his orders down correctly or commanders practically willfully misreading his supposed intent. Never is it Lee... bungling. And yet... for McClellan and well, for everyone else (south included) they are simply "wrong" (or - though the author doesn't use these words: stupid, lazy, cowardly, slow, etc). As i mention this courses though these civil war histories - even supposedly objective (non south leaning, like this one) is suffused with this Lee worship. But when he isn't clear with orders and doesn't have the alignment right and the battle fails... isn't that his fault (as it would be if it were McClellan or anyone else)?… (lisätietoja)
 
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apende | 1 muu arvostelu | Jul 12, 2022 |

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