The Resource The fateful lightning : a novel of the Civil War, Jeff Shaara

The fateful lightning : a novel of the Civil War, Jeff Shaara

Label
The fateful lightning : a novel of the Civil War
Title
The fateful lightning
Title remainder
a novel of the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Jeff Shaara
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This concluding novel of Shaara's epic Civil War tetralogy tells the dramatic story of the final eight months of battle from multiple perspectives: the commanders in their tents making plans for total victory, as well as the ordinary foot soldiers and cavalrymen who carried out their orders until the last alarum sounded. Through William Tecumseh Sherman's eyes, we gain insight into the mind of the general who vowed to 'make Georgia howl' until it surrendered. In Johnston, we see a man agonizing over the limits of his army's power, and accepting the burden of leading the last desperate effort to ensure the survival of the Confederacy
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Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1952-
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Shaara, Jeff
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.H18
LC item number
F38 2015b
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Civil War series
Series volume
bk. 4
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  • Sherman, William T.
  • Generals
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Georgia
  • Sherman's March to the Sea
  • United States
  • Confederate States of America
  • Confederate States of America
  • Large type books
  • War stories
Label
The fateful lightning : a novel of the Civil War, Jeff Shaara
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn890621187
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st large print ed.
Extent
xiv, 953 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780804194679
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1718619
  • (OCoLC)890621187
Label
The fateful lightning : a novel of the Civil War, Jeff Shaara
Publication
Control code
ocn890621187
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st large print ed.
Extent
xiv, 953 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780804194679
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1718619
  • (OCoLC)890621187

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