Battle of Ball's Bluff: Staff Ride Guide (eBook)

Battle of Ball's Bluff: Staff Ride Guide (eBook)
Title:
Battle of Ball's Bluff
Format:
Paperback
USA Price: 
Stock:
Backordered
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.

One of a series of "staff ride" booklets about Civil War battlefields.

Audience

Teachers, students, tourists, and anyone interested in Civil War history would enjoy this publication.

Product Details

Availability Details:
Backordered
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:
11/18/2019
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