The Campaign That Opened the MississippieBook - 2004
In a thorough yet concise study of the longest single military campaign of the Civil War, Michael B. Ballard brings depth to our understanding of the Vicksburg campaign by considering its human as well as its military aspects. He examines soldier attitudes, guerrilla warfare, and the effects of the campaign on civilians in and around Vicksburg.
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2004
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xv, 490 pages) : illustrations, maps