Armed Only with Faith: The Civil War Correspondence of by William Lyman Hyde,Jim Quinlan

By William Lyman Hyde,Jim Quinlan

The 112th long island Infantry Regiment served 1,017 days throughout the Civil struggle, from 1862 to 1865. They campaigned in 4 states, fought in sixteen battles and misplaced 324 males, together with regimental commanders. This unit heritage relies at the own papers of Chaplain William Lyman Hyde, together with his struggle diary, journals, studies and letters to his spouse. A prolific author, Hyde’s impressive tale of carrier to God and nation is advised in his personal phrases, supplying brilliant depictions of camp existence, wrestle and its aftermath and the day-by-day trials confronted by means of the “Chautauqua Regiment.”

Show description

Read or Download Armed Only with Faith: The Civil War Correspondence of Chaplain William Lyman Hyde, 112th New York Infantry PDF

Best american history books

General History of the Civil War, A: The Southern Point of View

Many folks think that the Civil conflict used to be begun through the Southern states as a result of slavery and the problem of secession. the following the writer argues another way: Southerners believed that they'd take advantage of a special kind of executive than that in their Northern associates. Southerners, whose economic system trusted agriculture, felt that the industrialized North handed legislation and set taxes unfair to the South.

The Irish and the Making of American Sport, 1835–1920

Jerrold Casway coined the word “The Emerald Age of Baseball” to explain the Nineties, while such a lot of Irish names ruled groups’ rosters. yet you can actually simply agree—and expand—that the interval from the mid–1830s good into the 1st decade of the twentieth century and assign the time period to American activities as a rule.

Martin R. Delany: A Documentary Reader

Martin R. Delany (1812-85) has been referred to as the "Father of Black Nationalism," yet his striking occupation additionally encompassed the jobs of abolitionist, health professional, editor, explorer, flesh presser, military officer, novelist, and political theorist. regardless of his huge, immense impact within the 19th century, and his carrying on with impact on black nationalist proposal within the 20th century, Delany has remained a comparatively vague determine in U.

Multicultural America: A Multimedia Encyclopedia

This finished identify is likely one of the first to widely use newly published 2010 U. S. Census information to envision multiculturalism at the present time and the next day to come in the USA. This contrast is critical contemplating the subsequent NPR record via Eyder Peralta: “Based at the first nationwide numbers published through the Census Bureau, the AP reviews that minorities account for ninety percentage of the entire U.

Additional resources for Armed Only with Faith: The Civil War Correspondence of Chaplain William Lyman Hyde, 112th New York Infantry

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.34 of 5 – based on 17 votes