TITLE

3 Days That Shook the War

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
America's Civil War;May2008, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on three important days in the Battle of Chancellorsville fought at Chancellorsville, Virginia in 1863. On May 1, Confederate military general Thomas J. Jackson decided to move his troops to the southwestern part of Virginia. The next day, he prepared his troop very late. On May 3, when the war started, the mismanagement of senior officers affected the military readiness of the Confederate troops.
ACCESSION #
31154701

 

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