TITLE

OPPORTUNITIES LOST AT CHANCELLORSVILLE

AUTHOR(S)
Rogan, George
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
Military History;Aug2000, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recounts the Chancellorsville campaign of Major General Joseph Hooker of the United States Army during the American Civil War. Information on Hooker's plan; Notable events during Hooker's campaign; Outcome of Hooker's campaign.
ACCESSION #
3305003

 

Related Articles

  • Completely outgeneralled. Cross, Edward // Civil War Times Illustrated;Jul/Aug95, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p24 

    Recounts the Battle of Chancellorsville in April 1863. Events recorded by Union Colonel Edward Cross; Preparation for battle; Plans of the battle; Author's participation in leading the troops; Criticism of Major General Joseph Hooker.

  • JOE HOOKER'S First Fight. McMahon, Thomas L. // America's Civil War;May2003, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p22 

    Focuses on the Battle of Williamsburg fought by military personnel Joseph Hooker during the civil war in New York on May 05, 1862. Details of war-related events; Possible reasons for defeat of the division led by Hooker in the war; Defense of the aggressive battle planning of Hooker which was...

  • "…so we tried one of our thirty two pound guns…". Fandino, Anthony // U.S. Stamp News;Apr2008, Vol. 14 Issue 16, p18 

    The article provides information on a letter which contains details about the battle in the Siege of Yorktown and Williamsburg and the Second Battle of Bull Run. The writer of the letter, Starkey, maintained his pluck and sense of humor despite the conflicts they are in. Also mentioned in the...

  • SLEIGHING PARTY.  // Civil War Times;Apr2003, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p80 

    There were a lot of bad things about being an officer in the Army of the Potomac in the winter of 1862–63. In the December 13, 1862 Battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia, wave after wave of troops fell in an uphill attack against fortified Confederate positions. Joseph Hooker replaced...

  • From the Archives. Lincoln, A. // Parameters: U.S. Army War College;Mar2011, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p1 

    A letter is presented from U.S. President Abraham Lincoln to Army officer Joseph Hooker, on the occasion of Hooker's appointment to command the Army of the Potomac in January of 1863.

  • False Start at Franklin's Crossing. Trudeau, Noah Andre // America's Civil War;Jul2001, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p32 

    Presents an account of the military campaign that led to the Battle of Gettysburg during the United States Civil War. Combined-arms operations prior to the Battle of Gettysburg; Duration of hostilities prior to the campaign; Defeat of Union forces commanded by Major General Joseph Hooker.

  • The Union 'Light Division' moved fast and hit hard- but the concept was ahead of its time. Broadwater, Robert P. // America's Civil War;May2005, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p16 

    The article unfolds the strategies and success of the Union Light Division. In reference to the Civil War, the term "Light Division" is usually applied to Confederate Major General A.P. Hill's Division of the Army of Northern Virginia. Though that unit was not organized or utilized to serve as a...

  • Civil war general. Sears, Stephen W. // American Heritage;May/Jun99, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p47 

    Focuses on the most overrated and underrated civil war general in the United States. William Tecumseh Sherman; Joseph Hooker.

  • LINCOLN WINS BACK HIS ARMY. Hennessy, John J. // Civil War Times Illustrated;Feb2001, Vol. 39 Issue 7, p34 

    Describes how Abraham Lincoln won back his battered and humiliated Army of the Potomac in the winter of 1862-63 during the United States Civil War. Removal of Major General Ambrose Burnside from command of the Army of the Potomac and replacing him with Major General Joseph Hooker; Strategy for...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics