(EPUB) [In the Trenches at Petersburg Field Fortifications and Confederate Defeat]


  • Hardcover
  • 403
  • In the Trenches at Petersburg Field Fortifications and Confederate Defeat
  • Earl J. Hess
  • English
  • 14 April 2018
  • 9780807832820

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Earl J. Hess ô 1 FREE DOWNLOAD FREE READ ✓ PSSBIGCARBOW.XYZ ô Earl J. Hess FREE DOWNLOAD ë In the Trenches at Petersburg Field Fortifications and Confederate Defeat Ining operations the fashioning of wire entanglements and the laying of torpedo fields to impede attacks and the construction of underground shelters to protect the men manning the work. Joined with Field Armies and Fortifications in the Civil War The Eastern Campaigns and Trench Warfare under Grant and Lee Field Fortifications in the Overland Campaign this book completes an extensive discussion of fortifications in the East The series traces both the development and acceptance of digging in during the war While these books are specific to the East all armies shared many of the techniues and attitudesThe Petersburg Campaign has very few general studies and only this book concentrates on fortifications The author has created a first rate history of the campaign with the fortifications central to the story In doing so he has added a valuable and much needed book to our library This book works on several levels it completes the study of fortifications it is a comprehensive history of the Petersburg Campaign and it is an excellent read Earl J Hess is one of our best authors writing with a sure ability and full knowledge of the subject He can make complex technical issues understandable without having to dumb down the discussion His books are a joy to read as well as a source of informationWe start by covering the engineering abilities of the two armies and their approach to fortifications cross the James River encounter the Confederates and stalemate These fifty pages are a solid foundation for the balance of the book Each decision comes after a decision of the events leading up to it allowing the reader to fully understand the issues options and reasons for this course of action This approach makes the campaign both understandable and logical Interspersed between these chapters are chapters on the fortifications These chapters cover the building and maintaining of earthen forts The strongest part is living conditions and how the armies tried to cope This is some of the strongest writing on the Petersburg Campaign I have seen The author is not inserting a couple of reuired chapters but making this part of the story The result is a very strong dual history of military operations and fortificationsMaps are very good plentiful and illustrative of the text As we get deeper into the military operations the maps are closer together I never had problems finding a map nor finding what I need on a map The illustrations are excellent For the most part they are Nineteenth Century photographs of the fortifications taken shortly after the war The well placed illustrations have text telling us what we are looking at and what to look for The footnotes are helpful use excellent sources and correctly formatted Appendix 1 is a look at how the fortifications fared after the war a short history of preservation or exploitation that resulted in the present parks Appendix 2 is a technical discussion on the fortificationsThis is an excellent readable history of the Petersburg Campaign and a technical discussion of the fortifications You should consider this when building or maintaining your Civil War library Venice Vampires 2 has very few general 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