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Union Combined Operations in the Civil War

Craig L. Symonds (ed.)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823232864
eISBN:
9780823240777
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823232864.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Despite a wealth of books on the campaigns of the American Civil War, the subject of combined or joint operations has been largely neglected. This revealing book offers ten case studies of combined ... More


“Very Crude Notions on the Subject”: William B. Franklin's Amphibious Assault at Eltham's Landing

Mark A. Snell

in Union Combined Operations in the Civil War

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823232864
eISBN:
9780823240777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823232864.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Not every combined operation attempted by Union forces during the Peninsula Campaign foundered on the rocks of interservice rivalry. One that proved remarkably successful was the amphibious landing ... More


Closing Down the Kingdom: Union Combined Operations Against Wilmington

Chris E. Fonvielle Jr.

in Union Combined Operations in the Civil War

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823232864
eISBN:
9780823240777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823232864.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Long before Ulysses S. Grant made his move to the James River, the North Carolina seaport of Wilmington on the Cape Fear River had become the principal port of entry for ships carrying essential ... More


Grant Moves South: Combined Operations on the James River, 1864

Craig L. Symonds

in Union Combined Operations in the Civil War

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823232864
eISBN:
9780823240777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823232864.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

By the spring of 1864, the Union had experienced so much disappointment with combined operations that instead of allaying suspicion between the services, the overriding sense of distrust was at least ... More


The Union Attack at Drewry's Bluff: An Opportunity Lost

Robert E. Sheridan

in Union Combined Operations in the Civil War

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823232864
eISBN:
9780823240777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823232864.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

One week after Union forces secured a beachhead at Eltham's Landing on the York River, Union gunboats assailed Drewry's Bluff on the James River in the first major confrontation between iron-armored ... More


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