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On to Vicksburg!: The Mississippi Central Railroad Campaign By Larry Allen McCluney Jr.
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Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant became commander of all federal forces in the region of Mississippi and east Louisiana in October 1862. For the next nine months, he fought for control of Vicksburg and the... More > Mississippi River, and the Mississippi Central Railroad Campaign was the first in a series of attempts to capture the Confederate citadel. It would end in failure because of a daring raid at Holly Springs, Mississippi, made by Maj. Gen. Earl Van Dorn. Larry Allen McCluney Jr. examines the campaign as Grant followed the railroad through the Mississippi towns of Holly Springs, Abbeville, Water Valley, Oxford, Coffeeville, and the outskirts of Grenada where his advance was halted, forcing him to return to Holly Springs after Van Dorn’s raid. The book addresses a too-little examined phase of Grant’s greater Vicksburg Campaign: His initial intent to take the “Gibraltar of the Mississippi” by going through Jackson, Mississippi, on the Mississippi Central Railroad.< Less
On to Vicksburg!: The Mississippi Central Railroad Campaign By Larry Allen McCluney Jr.
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Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant became commander of all federal forces in the region of Mississippi and east Louisiana in October 1862. For the next nine months, he fought for control of Vicksburg and the... More > Mississippi River, and the Mississippi Central Railroad Campaign was the first in a series of attempts to capture the Confederate citadel. It would end in failure because of a daring raid at Holly Springs, Mississippi, made by Maj. Gen. Earl Van Dorn. Larry Allen McCluney Jr. examines the campaign as Grant followed the railroad through the Mississippi towns of Holly Springs, Abbeville, Water Valley, Oxford, Coffeeville, and the outskirts of Grenada where his advance was halted, forcing him to return to Holly Springs after Van Dorn’s raid. The book addresses a too-little examined phase of Grant’s greater Vicksburg Campaign: His initial intent to take the “Gibraltar of the Mississippi” by going through Jackson, Mississippi, on the Mississippi Central Railroad.< Less
On to Vicksburg!: The Mississippi Central Railroad Campaign By Larry Allen McCluney Jr.
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Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant became commander of all federal forces in the region of Mississippi and east Louisiana in October 1862. For the next nine months, he fought for control of Vicksburg and the... More > Mississippi River, and the Mississippi Central Railroad Campaign was the first in a series of attempts to capture the Confederate citadel. It would end in failure because of a daring raid at Holly Springs, Mississippi, made by Maj. Gen. Earl Van Dorn. Larry Allen McCluney Jr. examines the campaign as Grant followed the railroad through the Mississippi towns of Holly Springs, Abbeville, Water Valley, Oxford, Coffeeville, and the outskirts of Grenada where his advance was halted, forcing him to return to Holly Springs after Van Dorn’s raid. The book addresses a too-little examined phase of Grant’s greater Vicksburg Campaign: His initial intent to take the “Gibraltar of the Mississippi” by going through Jackson, Mississippi, on the Mississippi Central Railroad.< Less
The Cartoonist Group Inks Campaign '08 By Matt Wuerker
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Chronicles the historic presidential election from beginning to end. 167 cartoons from sixteen top cartoonists, including eight winners of the Pulitzer Prize, are included. Organized into fourteen... More > chapters, the book begins with an election prologue and follows the campaign trail to Obama's victory and a prologue for the 2012 election.< Less
War Experiences and the Story of the Vicksburg Campaign By Capt. J.J. Kellogg
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The Vicksburg Campaign was a series of maneuvers and battles in the Western Theater of the American Civil War directed against Vicksburg, Mississippi, a fortress city that dominated the last... More > Confederate-controlled section of the Mississippi River. The Union Army of the Tennessee under Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant gained control of the river by capturing this stronghold and defeating Lt. Gen. John C. Pemberton's forces stationed there. The campaign consisted of many important naval operations, troop maneuvers, failed initiatives, and eleven distinct battles from December 26, 1862, to July 4, 1863. Military historians divide the campaign into two formal phases: Operations Against Vicksburg (December 1862 – January 1863) and Grant's Operations Against Vicksburg (March–July 1863). This book is covers “Milliken’s Bend” to July 4, 1863 being an accurate and graphic account of Campaign events taken from the diary of Capt. J. J. Kellogg of Co. B, 113th Illinois Volunteer Infantry.< Less
Dear PM: letters from the campaign By Chris Lloyd
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Since 2001 Canadian visual artist Chris Lloyd has been writing daily email to the Prime Minister of Canada. To celebrate Canada's 41st general election Lloyd has combined all the letters he wrote to... More > the PM during the 40th, 39th and 38th campaigns.< Less
Dear PM: letters from the campaign By Chris Lloyd
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Since 2001 Canadian visual artist Chris Lloyd has been writing daily email to the Prime Minister of Canada. To celebrate Canada's 41st general election Lloyd has combined all the letters he wrote to... More > the PM during the 40th, 39th and 38th campaigns.< Less
Scout Campaign Hat Neckerchief Slide By Steve Stamm
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Paper Models are Fun! All boys and girls enjoy building paper projects. If the projects that they build are also functional that doesn’t hurt either. The campaign hat slide is a real joy to... More > build and wear and paper is the ideal medium for beginning craftsman because if you mess it up all you have to do is print another one. Each time you make it both your skills and the finished product get better and better. Give it a try!< Less
Progressive 180 Career Campaigning Report By Rob Clinton
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I know it's boring, tedious, and monotonous! Let’s face it most of us do not like to spend our time job hunting! It’s time to put this to rest, add some real heat to your campaign, and... More > make things happen! Are you ready to get into gear with a sudden burst of energy and confidence to land that next gig? Now is your chance! Get ready for a high dose of value packed information to help you aggressively market yourself into that next career!< Less
Charities and Political Policy/Campaigning By Gordon Owen
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There are a number of ways in which a charity may be at risk of becoming embroiled in party politics, albeit unintentionally. These are set out under five headings, along with best practice advice... More > covered in this eBook. This eBook does not serve to advocate not developing a policy that embraces lobbying and certainly not of campaigning but merely airs caution to consideration that have to be considered in the process of adopting any policy and practice which involve this. It is a basic simple neutral guide and does not cover what is a complexed comprehensive matter, not includes a list of lobbyists. Professional advice should be sought and guidance is available from the Charity Commission – a link to their relevant webpage is given in this eBook.< Less

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