9780714650326

Training, Tactics and Leadership in the Confederate Army of Tennessee: Seeds of Failure

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  • ISBN13:

    9780714650326

  • ISBN10:

    0714650323

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 5/30/2000
  • Publisher: Routledge
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Summary

This assessment of the performance of the southern soldiers in the American Civil War of 1861 deals with every aspect of an army from its senior officer to the lowliest private, following every process as the soldier tried to adapt to military life, train, and overcome the enemy.

Author Biography

Andrew Haughton was awarded a PhD in War Studies from King's College, London. He currently works for the Financial Times in London

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements vi
Series Editor's Foreword vii
List of Abbreviations
ix
Introduction 1(10)
The Southern Martial Tradition
11(15)
Antebellum Military Theory and Experience
26(12)
The South Goes to War
38(21)
The Battle of Shiloh
59(19)
Training in the Heat of a Mississippi Summer
78(12)
The Kentucky Campaign
90(14)
The Battle of Stones River
104(8)
Training in the Light of Experience
112(9)
The Chickamauga and Chattanooga Campaigns
121(16)
Training for the Atlanta Campaign
137(13)
Joseph E. Johnston and the Atlanta Campaign
150(14)
Desperation and Destruction in the Final Year of the War
164(18)
Conclusion 182(4)
Appendix: Examinations for Artillery Officers 186(15)
Notes 201(33)
Bibliography 234(23)
Index 257

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