Originally published: 1884.
|Statement||by Alexander F. Stevenson.|
|LC Classifications||E474.77 .S84 2006|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 197 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||197|
|LC Control Number||2006925864|
Find great deals for The Battle of Stones River Near Murfreesboro, Tennessee: Decem to. Shop with confidence on eBay! A desire to tell the full story of the Battle of Stones River triggered the hundred hours of research behind a new book penned by a Murfreesboro native. Lanny Smith, a Jasper, Texas resident, recently published volume one of "The Stone's River Campaign - 26 Dec. -5 Jan. The Battle of Stones River or Second Battle of Murfreesboro, was fought from Decem , to January 2, , in Middle Tennessee, as the culmination of the Stones River Campaign in the Western Theater of the American Civil War. Of the major battles of the Civil War, Stones River had the highest percentage of casualties on both sides. Battle of Stones River Near Murfreesboro, Tennessee: Decem to January 3, (): Stevenson, Alexander F: : BooksReviews: 1.
So far, I know of only Peter Cozzens', James Lee McDonough's, and Larry J. Daniel's books on Murfreesboro/Stone's River, but if there are any others on the battle or the overall campaign in middle Tennessee, that would be great. I don't know how any of these books compare, but it seems none of the three are that much better than the other two. The Confederate Army of Tennessee was camped in Murfreesboro, Tennessee only 30 miles away from General William S. Rosecrans’ army in Nashville. General Braxton Bragg chose this area in order to position himself to stop any Union advances towards Chattanooga and to protect the rich farms of Middle Tennessee that were feeding his men. Battle of Stones River Begins In late December , Union and Confederate forces clashed at the Battle of Stones River, near Murfreesboro, Tennessee, during the . A Hard Earned Victory. The Battle of Stones River began on the last day of and was one of the bloodiest conflicts of the Civil War. The battle produced important military and political gains for the Union, and it changed forever the people who lived and fought here.
The Battle of Stones River Near Murfreesboro, Tennessee: Decem to January 3, (): Stevenson, Alexander F: : BooksReviews: 1. Find great deals for The Battle of Stones River Near Murfreesboro, Tennessee: Decem to Ja. Shop with confidence on eBay! The Battle of Stones River (Murfreesboro) December 31 - January 2, After Gen. Braxton Bragg's defeat at Perryville, Kentucky, October 8, , he and his Confederate Army of the Mississippi retreated, reorganized, and were redesignated as the Army of Tennessee. As published in the Murfreesboro Post, Octo , by Mike West, Managing Editor. A study prepared for the National Park Service determined the most significant actions and sites of the Battle of Stones River.