RE: [civilwarwest] Re: Dozen Books
One thing that you do have to be careful about is that you cannot study one theater without studying the other. The Western and the Eastern theaters did not occur in a vacuum and to understand one you have to understand what was happening in the other.
From: Norris Darrall [mailto:norrisdarrall@...]
Sent: Wednesday, September 29, 2004 7:48 PM
Subject: [civilwarwest] Re: Dozen Books
> Maybe they allow for somewhat a detailed study of the East, but
nothing I saw
> on your list with the exception of the western parts of
> give you much detail on the West.
> Sam Elliott
The books interlock such that a study in depth can be done on how
things worked. East or West, a brigade is a brigade, tactics are
tactics, combat is combat, soldiers are soldiers, leadership is
leadership, and death is death.