The Resource Le Roy Fitch : the Civil War career of a Union river gunboat commander, Myron J. Smith, Jr

Le Roy Fitch : the Civil War career of a Union river gunboat commander, Myron J. Smith, Jr

Label
Le Roy Fitch : the Civil War career of a Union river gunboat commander
Title
Le Roy Fitch
Title remainder
the Civil War career of a Union river gunboat commander
Statement of responsibility
Myron J. Smith, Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This is the first published biography of Lieutenant Commander Le Roy Fitch. Fitch saw action on the Ohio, Tennessee and Cumberland Rivers; fought against Morgan, Wheeler and Forrest, as well as irregulars; commanded an ironclad during the Battle of Nashville; and was renowned for his abilities in counterinsurgency and convoy tactics"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Myron J
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E467.1.F58
LC item number
S65 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fitch, Le Roy
  • United States
  • Ship captains
  • Gunboats
  • Naval convoys
  • United States
  • Tennessee
  • Ohio River
  • Tennessee River
  • Cumberland River (Ky. and Tenn.)
Label
Le Roy Fitch : the Civil War career of a Union river gunboat commander, Myron J. Smith, Jr
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0715/2007012857.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 359-405) and index
Contents
A close-knit family and unheralded youth, 1835-1856 -- From sea to brown water, 1856-March 1862 -- New Madrid to Memphis, March-June 1862 -- Brothers and guerrillas, June-September 1862 -- Tinclads, logistics and rivers -- Guerrillas and the Nashville lifeline, August-December 1862 -- Fighting irregulars and guarding convoys, January-June 1863 -- Morgan, May-July 1863 -- Chattanooga, August-December 1863 -- Building a fleet, Fort Pillow, and a second summer on the Ohio, January-September 1864 -- Johnsonville, September-November 1864 -- Nashville, December 1864-January 1865 -- From brown water to blue and home, January 1865-April 14, 1875
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
vii, 424 p.
Isbn
9780786429752
Isbn Type
(illustrated case binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007012857
Note
In memoriam, Robert S. Kerr, Jr.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • 2841435-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2841435
  • (Sirsi) o123029128
  • (OCoLC)123029128
Label
Le Roy Fitch : the Civil War career of a Union river gunboat commander, Myron J. Smith, Jr
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0715/2007012857.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 359-405) and index
Contents
A close-knit family and unheralded youth, 1835-1856 -- From sea to brown water, 1856-March 1862 -- New Madrid to Memphis, March-June 1862 -- Brothers and guerrillas, June-September 1862 -- Tinclads, logistics and rivers -- Guerrillas and the Nashville lifeline, August-December 1862 -- Fighting irregulars and guarding convoys, January-June 1863 -- Morgan, May-July 1863 -- Chattanooga, August-December 1863 -- Building a fleet, Fort Pillow, and a second summer on the Ohio, January-September 1864 -- Johnsonville, September-November 1864 -- Nashville, December 1864-January 1865 -- From brown water to blue and home, January 1865-April 14, 1875
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
vii, 424 p.
Isbn
9780786429752
Isbn Type
(illustrated case binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007012857
Note
In memoriam, Robert S. Kerr, Jr.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • 2841435-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2841435
  • (Sirsi) o123029128
  • (OCoLC)123029128

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