Fighting Joe Hooker

by Walter H. Herbert

Publisher: Old Soldier Books

Written in English
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Open LibraryOL9494557M
ISBN 100942211944
ISBN 109780942211948
OCLC/WorldCa35034868

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Fighting Joe Hooker: : Walter H. Hebert: Libri in altre lingue. Passa al contenuto principale. Iscriviti a Prime Ciao, Accedi Account e liste Accedi Account e liste Ordini Iscriviti a Prime Carrello. Tutte le categorie VAI Ricerca Il mio Offerte Occasioni Author: Walter H. Hebert.   Read "Fighting Joe Hooker" by Walter H. Hebert available from Rakuten Kobo. “I have placed you at the head of the Army of the Potomac. Of course I have done this upon what appear to me to be suffi Brand: Golden Springs Publishing.   A.S. Johnston, J.E. Johnston, McClellan, Don Carlos Buell, "Fighting Joe" Hooker, John Pemberton and Robert E. Lee, seven generals that suffered defeat. The format is twenty to forty pages on each man by a respected historian.4/5(4).   Did “Fighting Joe” Hooker of the Army of the Potomac lose his nerve during the Chancellorsville Campaign of ? Perhaps history has failed to recognize Major General Joseph Hooker’s true commander’s intent for this campaign. Hooker’s intent Brand: Golden Springs Publishing.

"Fighting Joe Hooker" Summary Stereograph showing a head and shoulders portrait of General Joseph Hooker in an oval cropping, facing left. Created / Published Hartford, Conn.: Taylor & Huntington, No. 2 State St., [between and ]. Fighting Joe Hooker eBook: Hebert, Walter H.: : Kindle Store. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Kindle Store Go Search Hello Select your address Reviews: 3.   Buy a cheap copy of Gettysburg: A Testing of Courage book by Noah Andre Trudeau. America's Civil War raged for more than four years, the three days of fighting in the Pennsylvania countryside in July continue to fascinate, 5/5(6). He was given his nickname by a journalists or telegraphers slip in a report; there was fighting, and there was Joe Hooker, but there wasn't really a Fighting Joe. His division was transferred back to Washington, then around to serve with John Pope, and so he ended up fighting at Second Manassas.

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This is a fine biography of the Union General, "Fighting" Joe Hooker. The book is somewhat dated (originally published in ), but it holds up pretty well. The book starts with a little about Hooker's early life.

But we then move ahead quickly to his Civil War record. His first real command was as brigade commander after First Bull Run (Manassas).Cited by: 7.

This is a fine biography of the Union General, "Fighting" Joe Hooker. The book is somewhat dated (originally published in ), but it holds up pretty well.

The book starts with a little about Hooker's early life. But we then move ahead quickly to his Civil War record. His first real command was as brigade commander after First Bull Run (Manassas)/5.

This is a fine biography of the Union General, "Fighting" Joe Hooker. The book is somewhat dated (originally published in ), but it holds up pretty well. The book starts with a little about Hooker's early life.

But we then move ahead quickly to his Civil War record. His first real command was as brigade commander after First Bull Run (Manassas)/5(9).

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Fighting Joe Hooker. Walter H. Hebert Introduced by James A. Rawley. pages Carl Adolph Happold Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Nebraska, reminds today’s readers of Fighting Joe’s place in history.

Also of Interest. The Politics of Union [email protected] | Book Orders E-mail: orders. The moniker “Fighting Joe” stayed with Hooker for the rest of his life. Hooker’s first field experience came in Florida during the Second Seminole War ().

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Of course I have done this upon what appear to me to be sufficient reasons. And yet I think it best for you to know that there are some things in regard to which, I am not quite satisfied with you.” With this opening sentence in a two-page letter from Abraham Lincoln, Union general Joseph Hooker (–79) gained a.

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Joseph "Fighting Joe" Wheeler (Septem – Janu ) was an American military commander and politician. He is known for having served both as a cavalry general in the Confederate States Army in the s during the American Civil War, and then as a general in the United States Army during both the Spanish–American War and Philippine–American War Preceded by: Luke Pryor.

Stephen W Sears' narrative picks up the Union Army of the Potomac after it's infamous "mud march" in as a "general's revolt" led to the replacement of General Burnside by "Fighting Joe" Hooker.

He describes the improvements Hooker made to the Army: logistics (including food and pay), morale (leave and enlistments), cavalry and artillery /5. The Destruction Of Fighting Joe Hooker He told Lincoln he was better than any other officer on the field at Bull Run and got the Army’s top job.

He built a beaten force into a proud one and stole a march on Robert E. Lee with it. He was twenty-four hours away from winning the Civil War. Download Fighting Joe Hooker ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to FIGHTING JOE HOOKER book pdf for free now.

Fighting Joe Hooker. Author: Walter H. Hebert ISBN: Genre: History File Size: MB. By now known popularly as “Fighting Joe” Hooker, he lived up to the moniker at Antietam when he rode with his First Corps against the Confederate left, the flanking assault that initiated the day’s furious bloodletting and that climaxed in a cornfield that became one of the most notorious killing grounds in American history.

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Hooker assumed command of an army demoralized by defeat and diminished by desertion. Acting swiftly, the general reorganized his army, routed corruption among quartermasters, improved food and sanitation, and boosted morale by granting furloughs and amnesties.

Maj. Gen. Joseph “Fighting Joe” Hooker was one of the many commanders that Abraham Lincoln had to replace before finding the right person to lead the Union army. Her first book The Tour, is a funny warm read detailing the lives of a group of MAerican visitors to Ireland.

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But Fighting Joe is not entirely off the hook, said Rob Dalessandro, of the U.S. Army Center for Military History at Fort McNair in Washington, D.C.

The term might have predated Hooker, but the general made it more popular by throwing parties attended by “fallen doves,” as prostitutes were also known at the time, Dalessandro said. The inland drive stalled in heavy fighting at Salem Church.

Chancellorsville’s Forgotten Front: The Battles of Second Fredericksburg and Salem Church, May 3, is the first book-length study of these overlooked engagements and the central roles they played in the final Southern : Savas Beatie.

Get this from a library. Fighting Joe Hooker. [Walter H Hebert; Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana (Library of Congress)] -- "I have placed you at the head of the Army of the Potomac. Of course I have done this upon what appear to me to be sufficient reasons.

And yet I think it best for you to know that there are some. General "Fighting Joe" Hooker mounted Image from the Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs Division (Unless otherwise indicated, all illustrations are courtesy of Wikipedia)Today in Military History: Novem Today's post focuses on one of the myriad of generals who commanded the Union Army of the Potomac in the first three years of the American Civil.

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