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Mississippi"s Civil War

A Narrative History (State Narratives of the Civil War)

by Ben Wynne

  • 195 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Mercer University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - Civil War,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: American,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • 1861-1865,
  • 19th century,
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • Mississippi,
  • Politics and government,
  • Social conditions

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages243
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8173556M
    ISBN 100881460397
    ISBN 109780881460391
    OCLC/WorldCa74987902

    These female fighters bring to light a new understanding of Mississippi’s Civil War history. Shelby Harriel is an instructor of mathematics at Pearl River Community College. This article was adapted from her book, Behind the Rifle Women Soldiers in Civil War Mississippi, which was published in by University Press of Mississippi.


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Wynne's first book, "A Hard Trip" provided a glimspe of life from the Mississippi foot soldiers' view of the Civil War. With "Mississippi's Civil War", he is again giving readers a ground level account of Mississippi communities and her people during the war.

He descibes events in Mississippi that help you understand how things fit together/5(14). Description. In Mississippi in the Civil War: The Home Mississippis Civil War book, Timothy B. Smith examines Mississippi's Civil War defeat by both outside and inside without, the Union army dismantled the state's political system, infrastructure, economy, and fighting capability.

The state saw extensive military operations, destruction, and bloodshed within her borders. This book covers both the history and preservation of Mississippi's Civil War Battlefields per the Civil War Sites assessment impact on the war's outcome.

This includes most of the battles in the state. The chapters of the battles flow in chronicle order from the Siege of Corinth through Tupelo at war's end.5/5(6).

Out of Print - Try Used Books. War on the Mississippi: Grant's Vicksburg Campaign (The Civil War) by Jerry Korn, Editors of Time-Life Books, Time-Life Books Hardcover from Time Life Mississippis Civil War book of Print - Try Used Books.

Grierson's Raid: A Civil War Game of Strategy and Speed by Tom Lalicki Hardcover from Farrar Straus & Giroux. How I Found the Strong. With both tourists and Civil War buffs in mind, archivist Michael Ballard has written Civil War Mississippi: A Guide, the first comprehensive coverage of the war in the state.

Containing easy-to-follow maps and a wealth of historical material, the book discusses the campaigns, the present-day battlefields, the battles, and the soldiers and. "Mississippi in the Civil War - The Home Front- by Timothy B. Smith, pages of material and 34 pages of notes is commendable in its subject matter but falls Mississippis Civil War book on detail and presents too much misinformation for my recommendation for any serious student of Mississippi Civil War history.

I recommend the book as a historical summary and not Cited by: 4. This book examines Mississippi's Civil War experience. It begins with an introductory overview of the socio-political climate of the state during thes and ends with a treatment of Mississippi's post-war environment and the rise of Lost Cause mythology.

In between, the work covers the pivotal events, issues, and personalities of the period. The Free State of Jones, Movie Edition: Mississippi's Longest Civil War (The Fred W.

Morrison Series in Southern Studies) Paperback – Illustrated, Janu by Victoria E. Bynum (Author) › Visit Amazon's Victoria E. Bynum Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. /5(). Mississippi in the Civil War: The Home Front (Heritage of Mississippi Series Book 4) - Kindle edition by Smith, Timothy B.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Mississippi in the Civil War: The Home Front (Heritage of Mississippi Series Book 4).Reviews: 1.

When I began researching the legend of the Free State of Jones ten years ago, I had little sense of the journey I was about to undertake. Fifteen years earlier my interest in the legend had been piqued by a Civil War history textbook which noted that Confederate disaffection ran so deep in Jones County, Mississippi, that during the Civil War the county had allegedly seceded from the state and.

In Mississippi in the Civil War: The Home Front, Timothy B. Smith examines Mississippi's Civil War defeat by both outside and inside forces. From without, the Union army dismantled the state's political system, infrastructure, economy, and fighting capability.

The state saw extensive military operations, destruction, and bloodshed within her borders. Buy a cheap copy of Civil War Mississippi: A Guide book by Michael B. Ballard. In the Civil War Mississippi experienced a protracted and devastating invasion, and Confederate and Union armies fought fiercely at Corinth, Holly Springs, Iuka, Free shipping over $   A very enjoyable read about a subject I before knew nothing about.

Before reading this book about the County of Jones Mississippi I thought I was a student of the Civil War. I learned a lot about Black history reading this book and the large part they had during the Civil war and this section of /5.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wynne, Ben, Mississippi's Civil War. Macon, Ga.: Mercer University Press, © Mississippi Civil War Genealogy books & histories. Everyday discount prices and great customer service. Search + Genealogy books, CDs, and maps.

If, like me, you received a necktie with reindeer on it from Santa instead of a good Civil War book under the Christmas tree, then you might try selecting one for yourself from my own list of the top 12 Civil War books, which I offer here in the spirit of the season and, even more appropriately, as the th anniversary of the war is about to begin.

Between late and mid, an armed band of Confederate deserters battled Confederate cavalry in the Piney Woods region of Jones County, Mississippi. Calling themselves the Knight Company after their captain, Newton Knight, they set up headquarters in the swamps of the Leaf River, where, legend has it, they declared the Free State of Jones/5(2).

Timothy S. Sedore is the author of three books that explore how the Civil War is memorialized in the American South. Mississippi Civil War Monuments joins Tennessee Civil War Monuments and An Illustrated Guide to Virginia's Confederate Monuments as a survey and analysis of the legacy of the war on the American landscape.

This book examines Mississippi's Civil War experience. It begins with an introductory overview of the socio-political climate of the state during thes and ends with a treatment of Mississippi's post-war environment and the rise of Lost Cause mythology. In between, the work covers the pivotal events, issues, and personalities of the period/5(14).

The Mississippi agricultural and mechanical college war record the civil war; the Spanish-American war; the world war () The Siege Of Vicksburg () The siege of Vicksburg, from the diary of Seth J.

Wells, including weeks of preparation and of occupation after the surrender ()Seller Rating: % positive. The Civil War in Mississippi: Major Campaigns and Battles is a must-read for any Mississippian or Civil War buff who wants the complete story of the Civil War in Mississippi.

It discusses the key military engagements in chronological order. Michael B. Ballard is the author of Civil War Mississippi: A Guide and many other books. He was a Brand: University Press of Mississippi. Mississippi’S Civil War Generals - Ebook written by Randy Bishop. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Mississippi’S Civil War Generals. “Mississippi in the Civil War: The Home Front” by Timothy B. Smith is the new paperback version of the Mississippi Historical Society’s edition first published in in its series of.

Secession and Mississippian politics. For years prior to the American Civil War, slave-holding Mississippi had voted heavily for the Democrats, especially as the Whigs declined in their influence. During the presidential election, the state supported Southern Democrat candidate John C.

Breckinridge, giving votes (% of the total of 69, ballots cast). They fought in the Shenandoah campaign that blazed Stonewall Jackson's reputation. They fought in the Seven Days' Battles and at Antietam, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg, in the Wilderness campaign, and at Spotsylvania.

At the surrender they were beside General Robert E. Lee in Appomattox. From the beginning of the war to its very end the men of the Sixteenth Mississippi endured.5/5(1). Mississippi was the second state to secede from the United States on January 9, and one of the states to declare the formation of the Confederacy on February 8, The state's declaration of secession provides one of the clearest connections between secession and slavery.

An upcoming book: Release date: Febru Blood on the Bayou: Vicksburg,Port Hudson,and the Trans-Mississippi by Donald S. Frazier (no photo) Synopsis: Blood on the Bayou: Vicksburg, Port Hudson, and the Trans-Mississippi takes a well-known story, the struggle for control of the Mississippi River in the American Civil War, and recasts it as a contest for control of African.

Here, from the archives of the Civil War Forum, is the transcript of a Q&A with Dr. Bynum, professor of history at Southwest Texas State University in San Marcos, about her book, The Free State of Jones: Mississippi's Longest Civil War (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, ).

This conversation took place on-line, Octo JOSEPH E. JOHNSTON, A Civil War Biography, THE CIVIL WAR IN CULTURE David Blight. RACE AND REUNION: The Civil War in American Memory, Alice Fahs. THE IMAGINED CIVIL WAR: Popular Literature of the North & South,Drew Gilpin Faust.

THIS REPUBLIC OF SUFFERING: Death and the American Civil War, Stephen Railton. This is the single largest collection of books about Mississippi in the Civil War available. History of Co. K, Twenty-Seventh Mississippi Infantry and its First & Last Muster Rolls by R.A.

Jarman - () - Seller Rating: % positive. CIVIL WAR SOLDIERS AND SAILORS SYSTEM; Mississippi Battles from Dyer's Compendium. Engagement USA Units (Dyer) CSA Units (Crute) Jan. Explore our list of Mississippi->Civil War, >Seige at Vicksburg, Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership.

The Camp Pope Bookshop offers the largest online catalog of books on the Trans-Mississippi theater of the American Civil War. We also carry a selection of used and rare books on the Civil War and other subjects. Civil War; Trans-Mississippi Theater.

THE CIVIL WAR IN THE TRANS-MISSISSIPPI THEATER – Strategic Setting Often neglected in history books, the Trans-Mississippi West played an important role in the Civil War. Although the battles fought in this region were relatively small compared with those fought elsewhere, the struggle to control the Trans-Mississippi had.

Details about MISSISSIPPI (CAMPAIGNS OF CIVIL WAR (BOOK SALES)) By Francis Vinton Greene Mint ~ MINT Condition. Quick & Free Delivery in days ~ MISSISSIPPI (CAMPAIGNS OF CIVIL WAR (BOOK SALES)) By Francis Vinton Greene Mint. Item Information. Condition: not specifiedSeller Rating: % positive.

NO GREATER GLORY is an epic Civil War historical romance on par with GWTW or North & South. An incredible story, as well as excellent historical detailing and insight into the eastern theatre of the war in Virginia. For nearly a full year, this book was the #1 Civil War Romance at Amazon.

Introduction [edit | edit source]. Mississippi seceded from the Union on January 9,the second state to do so. For additional information about Mississippi in the Civil War, see the Wikipedia article, Mississippi in the American Civil War.

Mississippi Military Units [edit | edit source]. Most units were numbered, however, many were named. • Mississippi Civil War Monuments: An Illustrated Field Guide by Timothy S.

Sedore (Quarry Books - Indiana UP, ). According to the description to Timothy Sedore's Mississippi Civil War Monuments: An Illustrated Field Guide, Mississippi is " a former Confederate state that boasts more Civil War monuments than any other.".

The University of Mississippi Civil War Archive provides a sampling of the Archives & Special Collections extensive Civil War primary source holdings. Pulling from various physical collections, these materials document troop movements, social conditions, battles, the home front and an extensive variety of.

The Transmississippi Theater of the American Civil War covered the area of the United States between the Mississippi River and the Pacific Ocean. Most major battles in this theater were fought in Missouri, Arkansas, Kansas, and Louisiana, while smaller battles and skirmishes were fought in Oklahoma, Texas, and New Mexico.

Mississippi’s Civil War: A Narrative History begins by providing the account of the Nullification Crisis that took place in The crisis began as a dispute between the state of South Carolina and the federal government over a series of national tariffs that many of the southerners viewed as excessive.The Civil War book series (OCLC ) chronicles in great detail the American Civil hed by Time Life the series was simultaneously released in the US and Canada between andwith subsequent identical reprints in the late s - early s following suit for foreign, though untranslated, dissemination as well.

Some titles focused on a specific topic, such as the.Upcoming Reviews: Defending the Arteries of Rebellion: Confederate Naval Operations in the Mississippi River Valley, by Neil Chatelain. Women Making War: Female Confederate Prisoners and Union Military Justice by Thomas Curran.

Reading Now: Rediscovering Fort Sanders: The American Civil War and Its Impact on Knoxville's Cultural Landscape by Faulkner and Faulkner.