The Resource The Battle of Ezra Church and the struggle for Atlanta, Earl J. Hess, (eaudio)

The Battle of Ezra Church and the struggle for Atlanta, Earl J. Hess, (eaudio)

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The Battle of Ezra Church and the struggle for Atlanta
Title
The Battle of Ezra Church and the struggle for Atlanta
Statement of responsibility
Earl J. Hess
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Language
eng
Summary
Fought on July 28, 1864, the Battle of Ezra Church was a dramatic engagement during the Civil War's Atlanta campaign. Confederate forces under John Bell Hood desperately fought to stop William T. Sherman's advancing armies as they tried to cut the last Confederate supply line into the city. Confederates under General Stephen D. Lee nearly overwhelmed the Union right flank, but Federals under General Oliver O. Howard decisively repelled every attack. After five hours of struggle, 5,000 Confederates lay dead and wounded, while only 632 Federals were lost. The result was another major step in Sherman's long effort to take Atlanta. Detailing Stephen D. Lee's tactical missteps and Howard's vigilant leadership, Hess challenges many common misconceptions about the battle. Richly narrated and drawn from an array of unpublished manuscripts and firsthand accounts, Hess' work sheds new light on the complexities and significance of this important engagement, both on and off the battlefield
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hess, Earl J
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not applicable
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Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Joe Barrett
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
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  • Barrett, Joe
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ezra Church, Battle of, Ga., 1864
  • Atlanta Campaign, 1864
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adult
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Label
The Battle of Ezra Church and the struggle for Atlanta, Earl J. Hess, (eaudio)
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digital storage
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unknown
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 29 min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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Isbn
9781504603850
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11346941
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11346941
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MWT11346941
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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Label
The Battle of Ezra Church and the struggle for Atlanta, Earl J. Hess, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 29 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781504603850
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11346941
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11346941
System control number
MWT11346941
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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