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Lincoln's veteran volunteers win the war : the Hudson Valley's Ross brothers and the Union's fight for emancipation / D. Reid Ross ; foreword by Duane A. Smith.

Author/Creator:
Ross, D. Reid, 1922-
Publication:
Albany : Excelsior Editions, c2008.
Format/Description:
Book
xx, 450 p. : ill., maps, plans ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Ross family.
Soldiers -- New York (State) -- Washington County -- Biography.
Veterans -- New York (State) -- Washington County -- Biography.
Brothers -- New York (State) -- Washington County -- Biography.
Abolitionists -- New York (State) -- Washington County -- Biography.
Washington County (N.Y.) -- Biography.
Hudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Biography.
Slaves -- Emancipation -- United States.
New York (State) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.
Contents:
Why, how, and when they fought
Stones River
Chancellorsville
After Chancellorsville
Gettysburg
Chickamauga
Missionary Ridge
After Missionary Ridge
Battle of the wilderness
The Battle of Kolb's farm
From prisoner to guard
Capture of Atlanta
March to the sea and beyond
Victory and the grand review
Epilogue: A legacy of sacrifice.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-426) and index.
ISBN:
9780791476413 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0791476413 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC:
190596103