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The Gleam of Bayonets

The Battle of Antietam and Robert E. Lee"s Maryland Campaign

by James V. Murfin

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Louisiana State University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military History - U.S. Civil War,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Civil war,
  • USA,
  • American Civil War,
  • United States - Civil War

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages456
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7945389M
    ISBN 100807109908
    ISBN 109780807109908

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The Gleam of Bayonets was the first book I ever read on the Maryland campaign of and the battle of Antietam, and it remains one of the best. I find myself going back to it time and again for information on the political and diplomatic context of the campaign as well as the military strategy and tactics/5(3).

The Gleam of Bayonets by James V. Murfin is a worthwhile read concerning the bloodiest day that the American military has ever experienced. It is not the best book I have read concerning Antietam.

For that I would recommend Landscape Turned Red: The Battle of Antietam by Stephen W. Sears/5(4). In The Gleam of Bayonets, James V. Murfin gives a compelling account of the events and personalities involved in this momentous battle. The gentleness and patience of Lincoln, One of the bloodiest days in American military history, the Battle of Antietam turned the tide of the Civil War in favor of the North and delivered the first major defeat to Robert E.

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mass market paperback, section of black and white photos/drawings. The Gleam of Bayonets: James V. Martin: : Books. The Gleam of Bayonets by James V. Murfin is a worthwhile read concerning the bloodiest day that the American military has ever experienced.

It is not the best book I have read concerning Antietam. For that I would recommend Landscape Turned Red: The Battle of Antietam by Stephen W. Sears/5(2).

The battle itself is presented with precision and scope as Murfin blends together atmosphere and fact, emotions and tactics, into a dramatic and coherent whole. Originally published inThe Gleam of Bayonets is now recognized as a classic and the standard against which all books on Antietam are measured.

A Gleam Of Bayonets book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for : Richard Berg. pages: 24 cm Cover title: The gleam of bayonets: the battle of Antietam and Robert E. Lee's Maryland Campaign, September Includes bibliographical references Pages: The Gleam of Bayonets: The Battle of Antietam and Robert E.

Lee's Maryland Campaign, September : Murfin, James V., Robertson, James I., Hartwig, Scott /5(3). In A GLEAM OF BAYONETS, the map illustrates the orchards, corn and wheat fields, as well as the ‘Bloody Lane’, which were bitterly fought over.

Colorful counters represent the actual units — the infantry regiments, artillery batteries, supply wagons and historical commanders/10(). p.: 24 cm. The gleam of bayonets: the battle of Antietam and the Maryland Campaign of Pages: James V. Murfin is the author of The Gleam of Bayonets ( avg rating, 72 ratings, 8 reviews, published ), National Heritage of America ( avg r Home My Books/5.

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Murfin. This book is subtitled; "The battle of Antietam and Robert E. Lee's Maryland Campaign, September " This is an excellent book of the battle of Antietam, very thorough without being dry or tedious. Get this from a library.

The gleam of bayonets: the battle of Antietam and Robert E. Lee's Maryland Campaign, September [James V Murfin]. The Gleam of Bayonets was the first book I read strictly devoted to Antietam. I'd go with Sears for a good understanding of the battle. I found Carman and Priest good for detailed accounts, but they don't provide as good an overall picture (IMO).

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Click the first initial of the game below to jump to the START of that letter. brett, you list is very good. i have read only two books on antietam. sear’s and priest’s.

i recently bought two of the books you suggested, murphy’s gleam of bayonets and gallagher’s book the antietam campaign. i have browsed through both books and i am well satisfied with both choices. thanks for your suggestions. don. A number of books have described the fighting in some detail, including James V.

Murfin's classic book from my childhood, his edition of The Gleam of : Scott Mingus. Get this from a library. The gleam of bayonets: the battle of Antietam and the Maryland Campaign of [James V Murfin].

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