Touring Virginia"s and West Virginia"s Civil War sites

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John F. Blair, Publisher , Winston-Salem, N.C
Battlefields, Guidebooks, Historic sites, Monuments, Tours, Hi
Statementby Clint Johnson
SeriesTouring the backroads series
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LC ClassificationsE534 .J64 2011
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Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL24809487M
ISBN 100895874024
ISBN 139780895874023, 9780895874894
LC Control Number2011007675

Touring Virginia's and West Virginia's Civil War Sites covers all the significant sites in both states. The 17 tours visit large and small battlefields, cemetaries, monuments and statues, rivers, and mountains, while sharing the histories behind each location, some surprising and obscure/5(5).

Touring Virginia's and West Virginia's Civil War Sites covers all the significant sites in both states. The 18 tours visit cemeteries, large and small battlefields, historic houses and buildings, monuments and statues, rivers and mountains, sharing the history behind each location.

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Touring Virginia's and West Virginia's Civil War Sites by Clint Johnson,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The war begins tour: Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax, Manassas --The Mosby's Confederacy tour: Berryville, Front Royal, Middleburg, Leesburg --The Harper's Ferry tour: Moorefield, Romney, Martinsburg, Charles Town, Harpers Ferry --The first to die tour: Beckley, Grafton, Philippi, Beverly, Lewisburg, White Sulphur Springs --The burning oil.

I picked up Clint Johnson's "Touring Virginia's and West Virginia's Civil War Sites" some time ago, and I believe it is the most complete reference for someone wanting to visit places connected to the Civil War in the Virginias.

This PACKED book clocks in at over pages with no filler. I wonder how much time the author spent in his tireless. Virginia is the epicenter for history buffs looking for historical Civil War sites.

Drive through time on this road trip through U.S. history. There’s more to Virginia than romantic Virginia Beach getaways. With roots that stretch back as far asVirginia is an obvious first-rate destination for history buffs.

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The battle site is a testament to how divided West Virginia was during the Civil War. WEST VIRGINIA INDEPENDENCE HALL Wheeling. As tensions between the North and South erupted into open warfare ina new customs house in Wheeling quickly became the center for debates about slavery, secession and allegiance in West Virginia.

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Buy Touring Virginia's and West Virginia's Civil War Sites[TOURING VIRGINIAS & WEST VIRGI][Paperback] by ClintJohnson (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : ClintJohnson. Clint Johnson's book, Touring Virginia's and West Virginia's Civil War Sites, is jam-packed with fascinating information, pictures and historical details.

The book is organized into 18 different tours, 4 in the state of West Virginia and 14 in the state of Virginia. Each chapter is all the reader needs to be set to go on that specific tour, as the driving directions and pictures are included. Get this from a library.

Touring Virginia's and West Virginia's Civil War sites. [Clint Johnson] -- In the minds of many people, Virginia is the Civil War. It is the state most closely associated with Confederate luminaries Lee, Jackson, Stuart, and Mosby and Union leaders Grant, Sheridan.

Dividing Virginia into five parts the chapters in Mr. Sedore's book covers the width and breadth of Virginia from north to south, and moving from west to east, progressing from the Shenandoah Valley and northwest Virginia, through Southwest Virginia; Richmond, Northern Virginia and the Piedmont; The Northern Neck, Middle Peninsula, Eastern Reviews: To most history travelers, Virginia is the Civil War.

It is the state where the Battles of Chancellorsville, Fredericksburg, Petersburg, the Wilderness, and Manassas took place. The city of Richmond was the capital of the Confederacy. Appomattox saw the surrender of Lee to Grant.

The campaigns that were fought here were led by some of the war's most visible leaders -- Lee, Jackson, Grant. Touring Virginia's and West Virginia's Civil War Sites book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In the minds of many people, Virgin /5(10).

This edition covers 18 tours in both Virginia and West Virginia, including cemeteries, large and small battlefields, monuments and statues and some surprising and obscure stops. B & w photos and maps. Touring Virginias and West Virginias Civil War Sites (Touring the Backroads) by Clint Johnson.

To most history travelers, Virginia is the Civil War. It is the state where the Battles of Chancellorsville, Fredericksburg, Petersburg, the Wilderness, and Manassas took place.

The city of Richmond was the capital of the Confederacy. Touring Virginia's and West Virginia's Civil War Sites: Clint Johnson: Books - Blair, Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can inclu. touring virginia's and west virginia's civil war sites by johnson, clint View Our Holiday Gift Guide We made holiday shopping easy: browse by interest, category, price or age in.

Touring Virginia's and West Virginia's Civil War Sites (Touring the Backroads) by Johnson, Clint COVID Update Octo Biblio is open and shipping orders. Just like Johnson's book on Civil War Sites in the Carolinas, I thoroughly enjoyed this read.

Johnson's writing style is engaging without being simplistic and he takes the pains to write excellent directions to the many Civil War sites in both Virginias. Thankfully, he groups the many sites /5. MAP GUIDES. We provide an array of publications to enhance your on-trail experience.

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West Virginia certainly has its fair share of locations that would fit that description! We were born out of the turmoil of the Civil War. We endured violent mine wars, industrial accidents, and natural disasters.

We're home to quite a few strange and bizarre paranormal events. On the mountain above the little town of Beverly, West Virginia (just south of Elkins), you’ll find the Rich Mountain the first summer of the Civil War inMajor General George B. McClellan took command of the Union forces of western Virginia, a state that had already seceded but had many Unionists.

Quarrier Press has released a reprint of Stan Cohen’s classic book, A Pictorial Guide to West Virginia’s Civil War Sites. Over photographs, maps, and drawings. Includes sites connected to the Civil War such as battlefields, cemeteries, buildings, and houses.