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The Battle of Spring Hill By Captain John K. Shellenberger
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Spring Hill was the prelude to the Battle of Franklin. On the night of November 28, 1864, Gen. John Bell Hood’s Army of Tennessee marched toward Spring Hill to get astride Maj. Gen. John M.... More > Schofield’s Union army’s life line. Cavalry skirmishing between Brig. Gen. James H. Wilson’s Union cavalry and Maj. Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest’s Confederate troopers continued throughout the day as the Confederates advanced. On November 29, Hood’s infantry crossed Duck River and converged on Spring Hill. In the meantime, Maj. Gen. Schofield reinforced the troops holding the crossroads at Spring Hill. In late afternoon, the Federals repulsed a piecemeal Confederate infantry attack. During the night, the rest of Schofield’s command passed from Columbia through Spring Hill to Franklin. This was, perhaps, Hood’s best chance to isolate and defeat the Union army. The engagement has been described as “one of the most controversial non-fighting events of the entire war."< Less
The Battle of Spring Hill By Captain John K. Shellenberger
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Spring Hill was the prelude to the Battle of Franklin. On the night of November 28, 1864, Gen. John Bell Hood’s Army of Tennessee marched toward Spring Hill to get astride Maj. Gen. John M.... More > Schofield’s Union army’s life line. Cavalry skirmishing between Brig. Gen. James H. Wilson’s Union cavalry and Maj. Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest’s Confederate troopers continued throughout the day as the Confederates advanced. On November 29, Hood’s infantry crossed Duck River and converged on Spring Hill. In the meantime, Maj. Gen. Schofield reinforced the troops holding the crossroads at Spring Hill. In late afternoon, the Federals repulsed a piecemeal Confederate infantry attack. During the night, the rest of Schofield’s command passed from Columbia through Spring Hill to Franklin. This was, perhaps, Hood’s best chance to isolate and defeat the Union army. The engagement has been described as “one of the most controversial non-fighting events of the entire war."< Less
Traveling in the Remarkable Battle of History By Shaurya Benipuri
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Then a moment later, huge cannons were shooting everywhere. Everybody began to scream. “What is happening?” asked little Alex. “There is no time to ask, we are in serious... More > trouble,” said Mary. The family rushed away as fast as they could. The wagon was crashing and losing it’s balance. Then they saw a scary view. It was the flag of the Nazis! Then a huge German soldier grabbed Peter. “Let him go!” shouted Mary. “No madam,” said the German soldier. “Then I will do it with force,” said Mary. Before the soldier could think, Mary bit the soldier’s arm, But the other soldier grabbed Peter. “Come with me,” he said in a strong German accent “No let me go,” Peter said trying to kick the soldier's legs. “Hey dude, don’t kick my heiner.” said Peter to the German soldier. Then the soldier grabbed Rebecca’s arm.< Less
The Battle-Ground By Ellen Glasgow
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TOWARD the close of an early summer afternoon, a little girl came running along the turnpike to where a boy stood wriggling his feet in the dust. "Old Aunt Ailsey's done come back,"... More > she panted, "an' she's conjured the tails off Sambo's sheep. I saw 'em hanging on her door!" The boy received the news with an indifference from which it blankly rebounded. He buried one hare foot in the soft white sand and withdrew it with a jerk that powdered the blackberry vines beside the way. "Where's Virginia?" he asked shortly. The little girl sat down in the tall grass by the roadside and shook her red curls from her eyes. She gave a breathless gasp and began fanning herself with the flap of her white sunbonnet. A fine moisture shone on her bare neck and arms above her frock of sprigged chintz calico.< Less
Manovi - The Battle for Land in Zimbabwe By Susan Marr
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This book is a heart wrenching account of the joys, the tragedies and the blood, sweat and tears- that were invested by the Marr family in their farm, their workers and their community...it will make... More > you laugh and cry..and ultimately will give you a greater understanding of the complexity of the plight of Zimbabwean farmers and farm-workers alike..< Less
The Red Battle Flyer By Manfred Freiherr Von Richthofen
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The Red Battle Flyer is Manfred von Richthofen's autobiography which mainly deals with his role as an ace Fighter Pilot in the First World War for the German forces. The book describes how he went... More > from being a cavalry officer to an observer on an aircraft, to a fighter pilot, and finally to the most famous fighter pilot of the war. Von Richthofen provides gripping detailed descriptions of his and his comrades' exciting exploits as fighter pilots, but we also learn about the continued loss of comrades in death and the suffering of war. Von Richthofen had 80 "kills" to his name, making him the most successful flying ace during the war. He was known as the "Red Baron", where the "Red" referred to the bright red colour of his famous Fokker triplane and the "Baron" referred to his title of Freiherr, which means Baron. This thrilling account of air fighting in World War I allows us more than a glimpse into the mind and life of one of the most effective and skilled warriors of all time.< Less
KOHIMA - The Furthest Battle By Leslie Edwards
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The Story of The Japanese Invasion of India in 1944 And The Battle Of Kohima
Battle For Charleston April 2009 By Mississippi Tom
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Civil War Re-enactment at Charleston, SC April 2009
Space Galactic Battles : Chronicles By Matthew Sullivan
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Space Galactic Battles Chronicles is a main part of the ancient history of an advanced galaxy, known to be the Lylet System. The inhabitants have ancient technology, but their planets are... More > connected by mysterious warp gates. The Stari, a peace loving group of sanctified warriors, must look to other nations to stop their evil rivals,The Cometra from taking over the galaxy. The Cometra Empire is not the only Empire seeking to conquer the galaxy. The Latokan King Edonis Khan has unified his world's nations and seeks the same galactic domination as well. Two Stari have been summoned to a distant stari temple, Crato-Star, on a planet of the galaxy's eastern side.< Less
MY BROTHER IN BATTLE By Sam Dowling
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MY BROTHER IN BATTLE. A Play. Abraham Lincoln and black activist Frederick Douglass; their remarkable journey through the years of Civil War

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