Civil War Journals of Col Wainwright A DIARY OF BATTLE
This book is no longer for sale (sold on 2008-08-23)
Price : US $21.99
Allan Nevins the editor describes this unique and dramatic journal as 'the most comprehensive and historically useful field diary by a Civil War officer that I have seen'
This is an auction for A DIARY OF BATTLE, The Personal Journals of Colonel Charles S. Wainwright, 1861-1865, Fine in Fine Dustjacket, Brodart protected.
Published by Harcourt Brace & World, New York [published date: 1962] Ed. by Allan Nevins, 549 pages, illus., maps, thick large 8vo, 1st ed. Stated
'Opinionated and frank in the pages of his diaries, Wainwright contributes much of value regarding the artillery branch and its evolution, including discussions of ordnance,supplies, and tactics and strategy, providing one of the better narratives from an artillerist on either side.'
'Wainwright was chief of artillery of the First Corps and later of the Fifth Corps in the Army of the Potomac.
A Scarce book almost 50 years old, in great condition, First Edition with 2 Dustjackets.
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This book is sold (sold on 2008-08-23)
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