Crossroads of Conflict: A Guide to Civil War Sites in Georgia

  • Title: Crossroads of Conflict: A Guide to Civil War Sites in Georgia
  • Author: Barry L. Brown Gordon R. Elwell
  • ISBN: 9780820337302
  • Page: 472
  • Format: Paperback
  • Crossroads of Conflict A Guide to Civil War Sites in Georgia The impact of the Civil War on Georgia was greater than any other event in the state s history Approximately eleven thousand Georgians were killed and the state suffered than one hundred thousand in t
    The impact of the Civil War on Georgia was greater than any other event in the state s history Approximately eleven thousand Georgians were killed and the state suffered than one hundred thousand in total casualties Georgia was extremely influential in this nation s most tragic conflict, and the war touched every corner of the state Based on a comprehensive surveyThe impact of the Civil War on Georgia was greater than any other event in the state s history Approximately eleven thousand Georgians were killed and the state suffered than one hundred thousand in total casualties Georgia was extremely influential in this nation s most tragic conflict, and the war touched every corner of the state Based on a comprehensive survey of sites identified by the Georgia Civil War Commission in 2000, Crossroads of Conflict covers 350 historic sites in detail, bringing the experience of the war to life Written by Georgia Civil War Commission staff members Barry L Brown and Gordon R Elwell, this full color edition of Crossroads of Conflict is an updated and significantly expanded version of the guide released by the state of Georgia in 1994 Crossroads of Conflict is arranged geographically, separating the state into nine distinct regions Beginning in northeast Georgia, sites are followed west to east, north to south Detailed maps of each region are supplemented by inset maps of urban areas For each site, the guide provides a detailed history, driving directions, online resources, and GPS coordinates Color photographs and period images document the locations, which include battlefields major and minor , POW camps, hospitals, houses, buildings, bridges, cemeteries, and monuments The war experiences of all Georgians, not just soldiers, are addressed within the guide s informative text, and a detailed chronology is included.

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    1. Well done. Makes me want to plan a statewide tour of sites. Also to seek to learn more about my family who were Salzburgers.

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    2. Intended as a guide for sites of historical relation to the War Between the States in Georgia, Crossroads of Conflict fulfills its purpose admirably in the field of tourism literature, which is being consistently replaced by the internet. Nevertheless, this guide makes it clear that sometimes holding a book in one's hands is simply better. In fact, I can think of no single text which would be more useful for someone planning an extended vacation or roadtrip with the intention of touring Georgia' [...]

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