Last edited by Makree
Sunday, July 19, 2020 | History

4 edition of Fateful lightning found in the catalog.

Fateful lightning

Allen C. Guelzo

Fateful lightning

a new history of the Civil War and Reconstruction

by Allen C. Guelzo

  • 380 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAllen C. Guelzo
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE468 .G85 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25067442M
    ISBN 109780199843282
    LC Control Number2011041918

    The Fateful Lightning brings to life those final brutal, bloody months of fighting with you-are-there immediacy, grounded in the meticulous research that readers have come to expect from Jeff Shaara. Praise for The Fateful Lightning “Powerful and emotional highly recommended.”—Historical Novels Review “Outstanding. Jun 02,  · Listen to "The Fateful Lightning A Novel of the Civil War" by Jeff Shaara available from Rakuten Kobo. Narrated by Paul Michael. Start a free day trial today and get your first audiobook free. NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From Jeff Shaara comes the riveting final installment in Brand: Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group.

    Dec 02,  · The Fateful Lightning brings to life those final brutal, bloody months of fighting with you-are-there immediacy, grounded in the meticulous research that readers have come to expect from Jeff Shaara. Praise for The Fateful Lightning "Powerful and emotional highly recommended."--Historical Novels Review "Outstanding Shaara combines 5/5(9). FATEFUL LIGHTNING. A New History of the Civil War and Reconstruction. by Allen C. Guelzo. BUY NOW FROM Kirkus Reviews Issue: April 1st, More History > More Non-Fiction > More Nonfiction > our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email magny-notaires.com: Allen C. Guelzo.

    Jun 21,  · Book Review: The Fateful Lightning by Jeff Shaara The fourth and final instalment (after A Blaze of Glory, A Chain of Thunder, and The Smoke at Dawn) in Jeff Shaara’s epic tale of the ‘western’ theatre of the American Civil War, the campaigns fought in Tennessee. Catalog The fateful lightning» CD audio book The Fateful Lightning brings to life those final brutal, bloody months of fighting with you-are-there immediacy, grounded in the meticulous research that readers have come to expect from Jeff Shaara. Praise for The Fateful Lightning.


Share this book
You might also like
Germany, nation or no-mans land

Germany, nation or no-mans land

True patriotism

True patriotism

Introduction to work study.

Introduction to work study.

General report on the activities of the European Communities.

General report on the activities of the European Communities.

treatise of death, the last enemy to be destroyed

treatise of death, the last enemy to be destroyed

I Micenei in Italia.

I Micenei in Italia.

early families of Tamworth, capital of Mercia.

early families of Tamworth, capital of Mercia.

Transparent minds

Transparent minds

Contribution to the fauna of Sikkim.

Contribution to the fauna of Sikkim.

foreign policy of the United States

foreign policy of the United States

Irish Church directory and year-book for ....

Irish Church directory and year-book for ....

Fateful lightning by Allen C. Guelzo Download PDF EPUB FB2

Fateful lightning book splendidly-written narrative" --Civil War Book Review "Fateful Lightning is a splendid accomplishment." --David Frum, Daily Beast "Fateful Lightning is a wonderful book. It is the summit of a long career of a consumate historian.

[A] timely addition to a long tradition of scholarly histories of both the Civil War and Reconstruction. Cited by: Apr 24,  · This novel is the closing book in the quartet that Mr. Shaara wrote about the largely ignored (at least in historical fiction) western theater of the American Civil War.

I believe that the series is worth your time to read if you have a preexisting interest in the subject. “The Fateful Lightning” is really General Sherman’s book/5(). Jul 01,  · Guelzo’s book is a shining example of the virtues of the macro approach when it is undertaken with energy and efficiency.

By panning out and Author: David S. Reynolds. Jan 02,  · "The Fateful Lightning" book covers General Sherman after he takes Atlanta until the end of the war. Key figures we get to know include confederate General Hardee, Captain Seeley and freed slave Franklin.

The book is similar to other Shaara books, but I rated it a/5. Jun 14,  · The Fateful Lightning brings to life those final brutal, bloody months of fighting with you-are-there immediacy, grounded in the meticulous research that readers have come to expect from Jeff Shaara.

Praise for Jeff Shaara’s new Civil War series The Fateful Lightning “Powerful Fateful lightning book emotional highly recommended.”—Historical Novels /5.

May 04,  · I read this entire book – pages of text – during a fourteen hour flight to China. That’s the best compliment I can give Allen Guelzo’s Fateful magny-notaires.com a few exceptions – lunch, dinner, bathroom breaks, and a few minutes gazing out the window at Siberia – this book fully kept my attention/5.

fateful lightning Download fateful lightning or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get fateful lightning book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. What other book might you compare Fateful Lightning to and why.

Shelby Foote's "The Civil War" remains probably the best choice for a solid narrative history of the Civil War which is also an engaging military history. It lacks meaningful analysis, but as the name states, it is intended as a narrative and Foote writes the story in a way that.

Jul 11,  · The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Fateful Lightning by William R. Forstchen at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters.

Use up arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+up arrow) and down arrow (for mozilla firefox 5/5. The Fateful Lightning A Novel of the Civil War (Book): Shaara, Jeff: November As the Civil War rolls into its fourth bloody year, the tide has turned decidedly in favor of the Union.

A grateful Abraham Lincoln responds to Ulysses S. Grant's successes by bringing the general east, promoting Grant to command the entire Union war effort, while William Tecumseh Sherman now directs the.

Jan 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Fateful Lightning book by William R. Forstchen. Lost in another world and time, a regiment of Union soldiers find themselves part of a tactical retreat from the onslaught of the mysterious Merki hordes, Free shipping over $/5(5). THE FATEFUL LIGHTNING is a great accomplishment and a more than fitting conclusion to Shaara’s work on the Civil War.

The history itself is a true marvel, and the ultimate gift that he brings to readers is the humanity of those involved and the difficulties it entailed to be thrust into such momentous events. What did you love best about Fateful Lightning.

This book is a fantastic war story but also does not ignore the logistics and human side of conflict which to my mind makes it all the stronger. Add in the technological developments that were available at the time (mid s) and exploit them fully and you get an amazing story.

Aug 19,  · Buy a cheap copy of The Fateful Lightning book by Jeff Shaara. Free shipping over $ Buy a cheap copy of The Fateful Lightning book by Jeff Shaara. Free shipping over $ The Fateful Lightning: A Novel of the Civil War (Book #4 in the Civil War:Western Theater Series) by Jeff Shaara.

Rated stars. See Customer Reviews.5/5(1). Jul 17,  · ANALYSIS/OPINION: FATEFUL LIGHTNING: A NEW HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR AND RECONSTRUCTION By Allen C. Guelzo Oxford University Press, $, pages.

A one-volume macro-history is the best sort of. The Fateful Lightning brings to life those final brutal, bloody months of fighting with you-are-there immediacy, grounded in the meticulous research that readers have come to expect from Jeff Shaara.

Praise for Jeff Shaara's new Civil War series A Blaze of Glory "[An] exciting read Book 4 The fateful lightning: a novel of the Civil. The Fateful Lightning is a book by Jeff Shaara, the final installment of a 4-part series covering the Western Theater of the American Civil War.

References. External links. Jeff Shaara's Official Site This article on a novel about the American Civil War is a stub. You can help Author: Jeff Shaara. THE FATEFUL LIGHTNING by Jeff Shaara, The Fateful Lightning completes Jeff Shaara's four-volume Civil War series of the far lesser known campaigns in the "western" theater of the Civil War.

November - As the Civil War rolls into its fourth bloody year. I enjoyed reading "The Fateful Lightning" during a vacation in Charleston, South Carolina.

I began the book a bit before the vacation so I'd be able to get into the meat of the story while in Charleston. The historical setting added to the enjoyment and appreciation of the book/5(3).

The item The fateful lightning: a novel of the Civil War, Jeff Shaara represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Indiana State Library.

What did you love best about Fateful Lightning? What does Patrick Lawlor bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book? The reader was a pro and I enjoyed each of his characters and Look forward to listening to other works soon Was this a .Fateful Lightning A New History of the Civil War and Reconstruction Allen C.

Guelzo. Presents the Civil War in a º-view - not just the battles and leaders, but the full context of women, diplomats, slaves, blockade-runners, theologians, poets, bureaucrats, rioters and refugees.Jun 14,  · The Fateful Lightning brings to life those final brutal, bloody months of fighting with you-are-there immediacy, grounded in the meticulous research that readers have come to expect from Jeff Shaara.

Praise for The Fateful Lightning “Powerful and emotional highly recommended.”—Historical Novels Review “Outstanding.