New PDF release: A Civil War Correspondent in New Orleans: The Journals and

By Albert Gaius Hills,Gary L. Dyson

ISBN-10: 078647193X

ISBN-13: 9780786471935

This booklet comprises the transcribed journals and stories of a warfare correspondent for the Boston Journal masking the crusade that captured New Orleans in 1862. Hills’ journals start in November 1861 and describe the Union arrangements for the most attack and next stream up the Mississippi river, the assault on forts Jackson and St. Phillip, and his influence of the captured urban. His observations from Union vessels within the Gulf Squadron as he lined the battle within the Gulf also are incorporated. His articles for the Boston Journal have herein been set close to well timed magazine entries in addition to different notes to aid the reader comprehend the context of what used to be occurring within the battle whilst. a story of Hills’ existence utilizing to be had documents and family members records is included.

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