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The Iron Brigade

Alan T. Nolan

The Iron Brigade

a military history

by Alan T. Nolan

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Published by State Historical Society of Wisconsin in Madison .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army. Iron Brigade,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAlan T. Nolan ; with maps by Wilson K. Hoyt III.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE493.5.I72 N6 1975
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 412 p., [12] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages412
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5203350M
      ISBN 100870201573
      LC Control Number75028242
      OCLC/WorldCa1602383


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The Iron Brigade was the only all western brigade in the Army of the Potomac and probably the most famous. This is a good book that covers the Iron Brigade from when the regiments were enrolled through the Battle of Gettysburg where the brigade was decimated/5.

The Iron Brigade in Civil War and Memory: The Black Hats from Bull Run to Appomattox and Thereafter by Lance J. Herdegen | out of 5 stars A Selection of the History Book Club From the Back Cover This is the story of the most famous unit in the Union Army. Originally called the 'Black Hat Brigade' because soldiers wore the army's regular dress black hat instead of the more typical blue cap, the Iron Brigade was the only all-Western brigade in the Eastern armies of the by: 1.

The Iron Brigade (Men-at-Arms) Paperback – J by John Selby (Author), Michael Roffe (Illustrator) out of 5 stars 2 ratings See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions/5(2). The Iron Brigade is the title for anyone desiring complete information on this military unit " —Spring Creek Packet, Chuck Hamsa This is the story of the most famous unit in the Union Army, the 2/5(1).

He gets descriptive at times which captures the chaos and confusion of battle. His writings also talk a lot about the Iron Brigade and it's a great reference for those trying to understand how hard fighting this group of soldiers were. Unlike some recollections or memoirs, Dawes writes very well and makes this book easy to follow and read/5(11).

"Iron Brigade" was also known as the "Black Hat Brigade". The brigade was made up primarily of lumberjacks and farmers from Wisconsin, and also soldiers from Indiana and Michigan at various times. The book describes all of the battles that the men from Wisconsin fought from the beginning of the Civil War to the ending of that war.4/5(12).

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Iron Brigade in the Civil War: Bull Run to Appomattox, by Lance J. Herdegen (, E-book) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. Thankfully, Lance Herdegens The Iron Brigade in Civil War and Memory is the book on the famous brigade we.

The Iron Brigade is, without a doubt, the most famous brigade which fought for the Union during the American Civil War/5. User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict Dawes was a soldier in the Iron Brigade, the only all-Western outfit that fought with Easterners in the Union Army.

His recollections are both a history. Book Review Written Septem The Iron Brigade: The History of the Famous Union Army Brigade During the Civil War, By Charles River Editors Kindle Edition (60 Pages) This is a concise history of the First Brigade, First Division, I Corps, of the Army of the Potomac, perhaps the Union Army's most famous Brigade during the American Civil War/5.

The exploits of this unit have been brilliantly captured by Alan T. Nolan, who is best known for his highly controversial book Lee Considered. Nolan was one of the first scholars to write a modern regimental history when he published The Iron Brigade in Even though Nolan was not schooled in the burgeoning social history movement that was gaining popularity among academics, he showed a Author: Historynet Staff.

These are the letters of George Washington Partridge, Jr., who enlisted in the Union Army in August,in the Seventh Wisconsin Volunteers, fought in the Iron Brigade, a Western brigade in the Army of the Potomac, and was killed at Gettysburg in the first day's fighting, July 1,at age /5.

The Iron Brigade is the title for anyone desiring complete information on this military unit " —Spring Creek Packet, Chuck Hamsa. This is the story of the most famous unit in the Union Army, the only all-Western brigade in the Eastern armies of the Union—made up of troops from Indiana, Wisconsin, and : Indiana University Press.

This Union Civil War diary is of particular interest because it depicts day-to-day life in one of the most hard-bitten, rough-and-ready organizations in the conflict, the Iron Brigade.

These soldiers saw some of the worst fighting in the war and lost a staggeringly high /5. Nolan's book about the Iron Brigade is a fantastic account of the brigade's history, covering its intriguing stories off the field as much as on it.

The book is very easy to follow as it begins with the creation of every regiment in the brigade and ends months after Appomattox.5/5(5). The Iron Brigade. [Grand Army of the Republic. Department of Wisconsin.;] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library.

Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

The 2nd Regiment Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry was an infantry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. It spent most of the war as a member of the famous Iron Brigade of the Army of the Potomac.

2 Total enlistments and casualties. 7 External links. The Governor of Wisconsin, Alexander W. Randall (R), issued a Allegiance: Union.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Selby, John Millin. Iron Brigade. [New York] Hippocrene Books [, ©] (OCoLC)   The Iron Brigade was renowned for its tough fighting at battles like Antietam and Gettysburg, making it one of the Army of the Potomac's crack units.

This is a work of historical fiction based on the famed brigade and their :   Since the publication of Nolan's book inhowever, new sources-including letters and journals of men in the brigade-have been discovered, providing new depth to the history of the Iron Brigade.

Thus, scholars in more recent years have contributed to the history of the Iron Brigade by focusing on the character and contributions of different Brand: CreateSpace Publishing. Nov 8, - Explore 1zhartley89's board "Iron Brigade" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about American civil war, Civil war photos and War pins. The Iron Brigade is the title for anyone desiring complete information on this military unit " —Spring Creek Packet, Chuck Hamsa This is the story of the most famous unit in the Union Army, the only all-Western brigade in the Eastern armies of the Union—made up of troops from Indiana, Wisconsin, and Michigan.5/5(1).

Nolan's The Iron Brigade: A Military History served as the authority on Iron Brigade history for decades and called Gettysburg the Iron Brigade's last stand, arguing that the battle was where the brigade lost its Western character.

Since the publication of Nolan’s book inhowever, new sources - including letters and journals of men in. During the Civil War, some Union Army soldiers filled the ranks of the Iron Brigade: the Second, Sixth, and Seventh Wisconsin, the Nineteenth Indiana, and the Twenty-Fourth Michigan Volunteer Infantry regiments.

The regimental flags were a tangible symbol of the Union and were always in the forefront of battle, proudly displayed and tenaciously defended.

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Nolan Estimated delivery business days Format Paperback Condition Brand New Description This is the story of the most famous unit in the Union Army/5(). Why another book on the Iron Brigade. Because this is really the first book on this storied outfit—and it could not have been written without.

The Twenty-fourth Michigan of the Iron Brigade (The Stackpole Civil War centennial series) by Smith, Donald L and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The title of "Iron Brigade" has been given to a number of different U.S. Army brigades over the last century and a half, but it has become almost entirely synonymous with the Civil War soldiers who fought in the brigade for the Army of the Potomac.

Also known as the "Iron Brigade of the West," "Rufus King's Brigade" and the "Black Hat Brigade," the Iron Brigade was comprised of the 2nd, 6th Author: Charles River Editors. Brigade nickname. The Iron Brigade nickname was created by Joseph O.

Shelby's former adjutant, John Newman Edwards, in his account, Shelby and His Men. Brigade formed. Shelby's Iron Brigade was originally formed, inunder orders, from Major General Thomas C. Hindman, following a successful recruiting expedition, into Missouri, by Joseph O.

Shelby, Upton Hays and John T. Allegiance: Confederate States of America. Part 1. Into the fray: the flags of the Iron Brigade, / by Howard Michael Madaus --Part 2.

Beyond the battle: the flags of the Iron Brigade, / by Richard H. Zeitlin. Other Titles: Wisconsin magazine of history.

Responsibility: by Howard Michael Madaus and Richard H. Zeitlin. Get this from a library. Company K, 6th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry: the Iron Brigade. [Merton G Eberlein; Joyce Martin] -- Names are entered by rank and then alphabetically.

A Full Blown Yankee of the Iron Brigade combines the personal experiences of Rufus R. Dawes with a history of the regiment in which he served. The Iron Brigade was the only all-Western brigade that fought in the eastern armies of the Union and was perhaps the most distinguished of the Federal : UNP - Nebraska.

The Iron Brigade: A Military History by Nolan, Alan T. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Iron Brigade is the title for anyone desiring complete information on this military unit” —Spring Creek Packet, Chuck Hamsa This is the story of the most famous unit in the Union Army, the only all-Western brigade in the Eastern armies of the Union—made up of.

The Man in the Iron Mask (French: L'Homme au Masque de Fer; c. – 19 November ) was an unidentified prisoner who was arrested in or and subsequently held in a number of French prisons, including the Bastille and the Fortress of Pignerol (modern Pinerolo, Italy).

He was held in the custody of the same jailer, Bénigne Dauvergne de Saint-Mars, for a period of 34 for: Mystery regarding his identity. Mr. Herdegen’s book is a marvelous account of The Iron Brigade of the West’s service in the Gettysburg Campaign with a special emphasis on the first day.

The Iron Brigade suffered the greatest proportion of casualties in all the Union Army at Gettysburg. On July 1, the brigade and the Confederates pushed each other back and forth at Seminary Ridge. That afternoon, the dread beauty of battle seduced Dawes, as he watched from the height, with Battery B, “the grand advance of the enemy.”.

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Free shipping for many products!The Iron Brigade: The History of the Famous Union Army Brigade During the Civil War traces the development of the Iron Brigade in the early years of the Civil War, examining the battles that fostered its reputation as one of the best combat infantry brigades in the Union army.

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