American Civil War
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Definition of the noun american civil war
What does american civil war mean as a name of something?
- civil war in the United States between the North and the South; 1861-1865
- region: America / the States / U.S. / U.S.A. / United States / United States of America / US / USA
- lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
- synonyms of American Civil War: United States Civil War / War between the States
- instance of: civil war = a war between factions in the same country
- battle of Atlanta / Atlanta = a siege in which Federal troops under Sherman cut off the railroads supplying the city and then burned it
- Battle of Bull Run / Bull Run = either of two battles during the American Civil War
- Chancellorsville = a major battle in the American Civil War
- battle of Chattanooga / Chattanooga = in the American Civil War (1863) the Union armies of Hooker, Thomas, and Sherman under the command of Ulysses S. Grant won a decisive victory over the Confederate Army under Braxton Bragg
- battle of Chickamauga / Chickamauga = a Confederate victory in the American Civil War
- Battle of Fredericksburg / Fredericksburg = an important battle in the American Civil War
- Battle of Gettysburg / Gettysburg = a battle of the American Civil War
- Hampton Roads = a naval battle of the American Civil War
- Kennesaw Mountain = battle of the American Civil War
- Petersburg Campaign / Petersburg = the final campaign of the American Civil War
- battle of Pittsburgh Landing / battle of Shiloh / Shiloh = the second great battle of the American Civil War
- siege of Vicksburg / Vicksburg = a decisive battle in the American Civil War
- Wilderness Campaign = American Civil War
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for American Civil War
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A Nation Divided (2010)
The Long Road to the Civil War by Don Nardo
The American Civil War is the most devastating conflict the United States has ever fought. More than 620,000 people were killed or mortally wounded in battle or died of disease during the war. That's almost as many as the number of ...
The Moral Arc (2015)
How Science Makes Us Better People by Michael Shermer
The American Civil War is the prototype. At the war's end, ...
by Brian Holden Reid
The American Civil War is a subject which has engaged the attention of many British historians, although United States history occasionally provokes ambivalence. It was extraordinary that during the Thatcher years, for example, the British ...
A State-by-State Encyclopedia by Spencer C. Tucker, Paul G. Pierpaoli Jr.
American Civil War in the Indian Territory. New York: Osprey ...
by Glenna R Schroeder-Lein
The American Civil War is the most read about era in our history, and among its most compelling aspects is the story of Civil War medicine - the staggering challenge of treating wounds and disease on both sides of the conflict.
by Joy Palmer
CHURCHlLL ROOSEVELT STALlN " / American civil war “.51 ', The American civil war, or the ...
by Richard Zuczek
and Reconstruction in Civil War History, The South Carolina Historical Magazine, The Handbook on the Vice Presidents, The South Carolina Encyclopedia, and Greenwood's The American Civil War: A Handbook of Literature and Research.
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- African American Civil War Memorial
On U Street
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- Hagerstown's 150th Anniversary of American Civil War
Hagerstown's 150th Anniversary of American Civil War. by Jay Baker at Hagerstown,Md.
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- African American Civil War Memorial in Washington, DC
Photo credit: DC Illustrated by David Gaines
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