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edward porter alexander wikipedia - edward porter alexander may 26 1835 april 28 1910 was a military engineer railroad executive planter and author he served first as an officer in the united states army and later during the american civil war 1861 1865 in the confederate army rising to the rank of brigadier general alexander was the officer in charge of the massive artillery bombardment preceding pickett s, battle of appomattox court house wikipedia - the battle of appomattox court house virginia u s fought on the morning of april 9 1865 was one of the last battles of the american civil war 1861 1865 it was the final engagement of confederate states army general in chief robert e lee and his army of northern virginia before it surrendered to the union army of the potomac under the commanding general of the united states, military memoirs of a confederate edward porter alexander - general edward porter alexander was the master gunner of the confederacy and undeniably one of the great american artillerists he was involved in nearly all of the great battles of the east from first manassas through appomattox on the second day at gettysburg alexander s battalion executed one of the greatest artillery charges of the war longstreet relied upon him for reconnaissance, military memoirs of a confederate e p alexander - military memoirs of a confederate e p alexander on amazon com free shipping on qualifying offers 1990 morningside facsimile of the 1907 edition originally published by charles scribners sons, browse by author m project gutenberg - 33000 free ebooks online did you know that you can help us produce ebooks by proof reading just one page a day go to distributed proofreaders, coming soon a long and bloody task all the fighting - the emerging civil war series is delighted to welcome the foremost authority on all things related to the battles for atlanta acclaimed georgia historian stephen davis steve will cover the action in georgia in two volumes a long and bloody task the atlanta campaign from dalton through kennesaw mountain to the chattahoochee river and all the fighting they want the atlanta campaign from, u s news latest national news videos photos abc - the man demanded a cinnamon toast raisin bagel with bacon egg and cheese