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33790RE: [civilwarwest] Re: Logistics

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  • Stanley Balsky
    Sep 1, 2005
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      Is this my computer or is in the transmission
      Stan

      --- Bob Huddleston <huddleston.r@...> wrote:

      > Your first starting place should be the appendix to
      > the Luvaas, Army War College Guide to the Battle of
      > Antietam. Charles R. Shrader, “Field Logistics in
      > the Civil War.”
      >
      >
      >
      > “Army Logistician,” the professional journal of
      > US Army logistics
      > <http://www.almc.army.mil/alog/Back.html > has a
      > number of articles on Civil War logistics, although
      > most are quite short and simplistic. One good one is
      > David Sabine, “The Role of Logistics in
      > Confederate Defeat” (Jan-Feb 1982, pp. 12-16).
      > Another is William Kyle, “The logistics of the
      > Battle of Chickamauga,” (Sep-Oct 1986, pp. 26-30)
      >
      >
      >
      > Journal of Military History (and its various name
      > changes) is available on line is you have access to
      > JSTAR, but that usually means a good university
      > library. Lots and lots of stuff in there!
      >
      >
      >
      > Henry Halleck devoted Chapter IV of his Military Art
      > and Strategy to logistics. See
      >
      http://www.hti.umich.edu/cgi/t/text/text-idx?sid=3bc84072168b07d7
      >
      <http://www.hti.umich.edu/cgi/t/text/text-idx?sid=3bc84072168b07d7&c=moa&idno=AGN0334.0001.001&view=toc>
      > &c=moa&idno=AGN0334.0001.001&view=toc for the text.
      >
      >
      >
      > Huston, James A. The Sinews of War: Army Logistics,
      > 1775‑1953. is published by the Army as one of its
      > historical volumes. Not on line, but worth digging
      > out.
      >
      >
      >
      > USAMHIs reference bibliographies have excellent
      > lists on practically any topic you want. The only
      > limit is that the lists are of their holdings. Check
      > http://www.carlisle.army.mil/usamhi/finding_aids.htm
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > Take care,
      >
      > Bob
      >
      > Judy and Bob Huddleston
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      > 303.451.6376 huddleston.r@...
      >
      > “Le sens communn’est pas si commun.”
      > “Common sense is not so common.” Voltaire
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