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Stephen W. Sears

Författare till Landscape Turned Red: The Battle of Antietam

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Stephen W. Sears is the author of many award-winning books on the Civil War, including Gettysburg, Landscape Turned Red, and Chancellorsville, all winners of the Fletcher Pratt Award. He lives in Connecticut.
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Verk av Stephen W. Sears

Gettysburg (2002) 1,023 exemplar
Chancellorsville (1996) 573 exemplar
The Civil War: The First Year Told By Those Who Lived It (2011) — Redaktör — 237 exemplar
The Civil War: The Second Year Told By Those Who Lived It (2012) — Redaktör — 168 exemplar
Hometown U.S.A (1975) 79 exemplar
Desert War in North Africa (1967) 45 exemplar
The British Empire (2014) 20 exemplar
World War II: Carrier War (2015) 10 exemplar
World War II: Desert War (2017) 6 exemplar
World War II: Air War (2015) 3 exemplar

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Lees Lieutenants (3 Volumes In One Abridged) : A Study in Command (1942) — Redaktör, vissa utgåvor142 exemplar
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Autumn 1988 (1988) — Author "McClellan vs. Lee: The Seven-Day Trial" — 20 exemplar
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Spring 1992 (1992) — Author "The Last Word on the Lost Order" — 17 exemplar
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Summer 1992 (1992) — Author "Malvern Hill" — 17 exemplar
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Autumn 1993 (1993) — Author "In Review: Good Soldiers" — 16 exemplar
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Spring 1998 (1998) — Author "The Lost Order is not Lost" — 14 exemplar
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Autumn 1998 (1998) — Author "Raid on Richmond" — 13 exemplar
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Summer 1996 (1996) — Author "Stonewall Jackson's Last March" — 12 exemplar
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 1990 (1989) — Author "In Review: "Damn the rebels, this is their work!"" — 12 exemplar
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Spring 1993 (1993) — Author "The Court-Martial of Fitz John Porter" — 11 exemplar
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Autumn 2008 (2008) — Author "Ask MHQ" — 11 exemplar
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 1995 (1994) — Author "The Ordeal of General Stone" — 9 exemplar
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Winter 2008 (2007) — Author "Building the Army of the Potomac" — 8 exemplar
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Summer 2003 (2003) — Author "Gettysburg in Retrospect" — 7 exemplar
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Spring 2009 (2009) — Author "The Rise and Fall of the CSS Virginia" — 5 exemplar
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Summer 2010 (2010) — Author "Antietam 1862: 'The Roar and Rattle'" — 3 exemplar

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Namn enligt folkbokföringen
Sears, Stephen Ward
Födelsedag
1932-07-27
Kön
male
Nationalitet
USA
Bostadsorter
Norwalk, Connecticut, USA
Utbildning
Oberlin College
Yrken
historian
Organisationer
American Heritage

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A concise review of the carrier's decisive role in replacing the battleship as the deciding factor in naval warfare during the Pacific war… account of the aircraft carrier and its use by both Japan and the United States… concentrates on the Navy version and specifically the sailors and pilots assigned or attached to naval vessels.

 
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MasseyLibrary | Feb 23, 2024 |
Excellent recounting of Battle of Antietam
 
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derailer | 15 andra recensioner | Jan 25, 2024 |
Good detailed account of CW campaign
 
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derailer | 6 andra recensioner | Jan 25, 2024 |
Yes, i like it. Yes, it is a well paced narrative of the story of McClellan's failed foray down to Richmond in 1862. Well told, generally fair. But.... and this will be a general comment because it does sort of drive me crazy in countless civil war books, but this books sort of epitomizes the bias of extolling Lee at the expense of all else. Throughout the Peninsula campaign, Lee barely triumphs- often due to McClellan's cautious bungling and misjudgments. But... it is never Lee's fault that things go wrong... it is always his people who don't write his orders down correctly or commanders practically willfully misreading his supposed intent. Never is it Lee... bungling. And yet... for McClellan and well, for everyone else (south included) they are simply "wrong" (or - though the author doesn't use these words: stupid, lazy, cowardly, slow, etc). As i mention this courses though these civil war histories - even supposedly objective (non south leaning, like this one) is suffused with this Lee worship. But when he isn't clear with orders and doesn't have the alignment right and the battle fails... isn't that his fault (as it would be if it were McClellan or anyone else)?… (mer)
 
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apende | 1 annan recension | Jul 12, 2022 |

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Verk
42
Även av
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Medlemmar
5,084
Popularitet
#4,919
Betyg
4.0
Recensioner
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ISBN
126
Språk
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