Shiloh 1862: The Death Of Innocence by James ArnoldShiloh 1862: The Death Of Innocence by James Arnold

Shiloh 1862: The Death Of Innocence

byJames ArnoldIllustratorAlan Perry

Paperback | September 15, 1998

Pricing and Purchase Info

$20.79 online 
$22.95 list price save 9%
Earn 104 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


The first major battle in the Western theatre of the American Civil War (1861-1865), Shiloh came as a horrifying shock to both the American public and those in arms. For the first time they had some idea of the terrible price that would be paid for the preservation of the Union. On 6 April 1862 General Albert Sidney Johnston caught Grant and Sherman by surprise and very nearly drove them into the River Tennessee, but was mortally wounded in the process. Somehow Grant and Sherman hung on and the next day managed to drive back the hordes of grey-clad rebels.
James R. Arnold is an established author who has contributed to numerous military publications. James spent his formative years in Europe and used the opportunity to study the sites of historic battlefields. He has many published books to his credit, covering topics such as the Napoleonic campaigns and the battles and armies of the Ame...
Title:Shiloh 1862: The Death Of InnocenceFormat:PaperbackDimensions:96 pages, 9.91 × 7.22 × 0.23 inPublished:September 15, 1998Publisher:Bloomsbury USALanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:185532606X

ISBN - 13:9781855326064

Look for similar items by category:


Table of Contents

Origins of the Campaign/Opposing Commanders/Opposing Armies/Opposing Plans/The Battle/Aftermath/The Battlefield Today/Wargaming Shiloh/Further Reading