Battle of Ball's Bluff

Battle of Ball's Bluff
Title:
Battle of Ball's Bluff
Format:
Paperback
USA Price: 
Stock:
Low stock
GPO Stock Number:
008-029-00372-4
ISBN:
0-16-066557-4
Description

Discusses the Battle of Ball's Bluff, also known as the Battle of Harrison's Island or the Battle of Leesburg, which was fought on October 21, 1861, in Loudoun County, Virginia, in the Washington, DC area.

The disastrous defeat of the Union forces resulted in the death of a United States senator, the arrest of a Union general, and the creation of a congressional oversight committee that would keep senior Union commanders looking over their shoulders for the remainder of the war.  Includes Selected Biographical Sketches.

CMH Pub 35-1-1. At head of title on title page: Staff Ride Guide. One of a series of "staff ride" booklets about Civil War battlefields.

Related products:

American Civil War resources collection can be found here: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/catalog/us-military-history/wars-conflicts/ame...

Other products produced by the U.S. Army, Center of Military History can be found here: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/agency/1061

Audience

This would be a valuable book for tourists, teachers, students, history buffs, and anyone interested in the Civil War, specifically the Battle of Ball's Bluff.

Product Details

Availability Details:
In Stock
USA Price:
$8.00
International Price:
$11.20
Publisher:
Defense Dept., Army, Center of Military History
Author:
  • Ballard, Ted
Notes:
NB1287
Key Phrases:
  • Center of Military History Publication 35 1 1
  • Staff Ride Guide
  • Battle of Balls Bluff
  • Civil War
  • Battlefields
  • Army History
  • Military History
Weight:
0.4375
Quantity Price:
Discount
Cover:
Paper
Subject Bibliography:
192AK
Unit of Issue (US):
1
Unit of Issue (Non-US):
1
Record Creation Date:
10/26/2001
Last Status Update:
07/30/2019
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