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All for the Regiment The Army of the Ohio, 1861-1862 (Civil War America)

Author: Gerald J. Prokopowicz
ISBN #: 9780807826263
Price: $12.00
Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press
Publisher Location: Chapel Hill
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: very good
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 2001
Very light wear to tips, corners and edges of the dust jacket. Gerald J. Prokopowicz specializes in Public History and the Civil War era. He served for nine years as the Lincoln Scholar at the Lincoln Museum in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where he co-wrote the award winning permanent exhibit “Abraham Lincoln and the American Experiment.” From the flap: Exploring the army's behavior at minor engagements such as Rowlett's Station and Logan's Cross Roads, as well as major battles such as Shiloh and Perryville, Prokopowicz reveals how its regiment-oriented culture prevented the army from experiencing decisive results--either complete victory or catastrophic defeat--on the battlefield. Regimental solidarity was at once the Army of the Ohio's greatest strength, he argues, and its most dangerous vulnerability. Most items ship with free delivery confirmation, electronic tracking and jacket protectors (generally over $10.00) if applicable. Clean recycled packing material will be used when possible.