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An Atlas of the First Bull Run (Manassas) Campaign, including the Battle of Ball's Bluff, June - October 1861

Bradley M. Gottfried

Format: Hardcover, 144 Pages
Price: $34.95
ISBN: 978-1-932714-60-9
eBook: 978-1-61121-041-5
On Sale: Spring 2009

7 X 10, 51 full color maps

FINALIST: 2009 Army Historical Foundation's Distinguished Writing Award

      

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Table of Contents

Contents

Introduction

Part 1: Maps of First Bull Run/Manassas

Preliminary Movements

Map 1: The Armies Face Off Near Washington (June 1861)

Map 2: The Armies Grow in Size (June & July 1861)

Map 3: Patterson’s Army Crosses the Potomac (June 18 – July 3)

Map 4: Johnston’s Army Leaves Shenandoah Valley (July 7 – 19)

Map 5: McDowell’s Army Begins Marching to Bull Run (July 17 – 18)

Map 6: The Confederate Positions Behind Bull Run (July 16 – 20)

Skirmish at Blackburn's Ford (July 18)

Map 7: The Federals Approach Blackburn’s Ford (noon)

Map 8: The Fight is Joined (12:30 – 2:00 p.m.)

Map 9: Federal Defeat (2:00 – 3:00 p.m.)

Bull Run Preliminaries

Map 10: McDowell Plans While Beauregard Prepares (July 19 – 20)

Map 11: The Federal Flanking Movement (a.m., July 21)

Map 12: Hunter’s Division Arrives on the Confederate Flank (9:30 – 10:15 a.m.)

Matthews Hill Fight

Map 13: Evans’ Brigade Battles Burnside (10:15 – 10:45 a.m.)

Map 14: Confederates Aggressively Confront Burnside (10:45 – 11:00 a.m.)

Map 15: Bee’s and Bartow’s Brigades Reinforce Evans (11:00 – 11:15 a.m.)

Map 16: Bee and Bartow Enter the Fight (11:15 – 11:30 a.m.)

Map 17: Defeat on Matthews Hill (11:30 – 11:45 a.m.)

Henry Hill Fight

Map 18: Initial Actions on Henry Hill (11:30 – 11:45 a.m.)

Map 19: Three Federal Regiments Defeated Near Henry Hill (11:45 a.m. – noon)

Map 20: Jackson’s Brigade Reinforces Henry Hill (Noon – 1:00 p.m.)

Map 21: Keyes’ Brigade Successfully Drives Up Henry Hill (1:00 – 1:30 p.m.)

Map 22: Portions of Three Federal Brigades Unsuccessfully Attack Henry Hill (1:30 – 3:00 p.m.)

Map 23: Jackson’s Troops Capture a Section of Griffin’s Artillery (2:00 – 4:00 p.m.)

Map 24: The Red-Legged Devils Clear the Field (2:00 – 4:00 p.m.)

Map 25: Defeat of the Red-Legged Devils (2:00 – 4:00 p.m.)

Map 26: Capture of the Federal Artillery (2:00 – 4:00 p.m.)

Map 27: Federals Pour in More Troops (2:00 – 4:00 p.m.)

Map 28: Ricketts’ Guns are Recaptured (2:00 – 4:00 p.m.)

Map 29: Sherman’s Brigade Fights for Henry Hill (2:00 – 4:00 p.m.)

Map 30: Attack and Defeat of Two of Sherman’s Regiments (2:00 – 4:00 p.m.)

Map 31: Recapture of the Federal Guns (2:00 – 4:00 p.m.)

Map 32: The Confederates Counterattack (2:00 – 4:00 p.m.)

Chinn Ridge

Map 33: Howard’s and Elzey’s Brigades on a Collision Course (4:00 – 4:15 p.m.)

Map 34: Howard Retreats (4:15 – 4:30 p.m.)

Blackburn's Ford

Map 35: Fighting North of Blackburn’s Ford (7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)

The Federal Retreat

Map 36: The Federal Retreat (4:30 – midnight)

First Bull Run/Manassas Summation

Part 2: August—September 1861

Map 37: Retreat to Washington (July 22)

Map 38: Positions Around Washington (Mid-August)

Map 39: Skirmish at Lewinsville (September 11)

Part 3: Ball's Bluff

Map 40: McCall’s Reconnaissance to Dranesville (Mid-October)

Map 41: Philbrick’s Reconnaissance (October 20)

Map 42: Initial Actions (7:00 – 8:00 a.m., October 21)

Map 43: Initial Attacks on the 15th Massachusetts (11:00 a.m.)

Map 44: Continued Attacks on the 15th Massachusetts (1:00 - 2:15 p.m.)

Map 45: Federal Defensive Line Takes Shape (3:00 p.m.)

Map 46: The Fight Between the 1st California and 8th Virginia (4:00 p.m.)

Map 47: Advance and Defeat of the 18th Mississippi (4:15 p.m.)

Map 48: Additional Reinforcements Reach the Field (4:30 a.m.)

Map 49: Federals Attempt to Break Out (5:00 p.m.)

Map 50: Federal Defeat (5:30 p.m.)

Map 51: Aftermath / Edward’s Ferry (October 22)

Appendix 1: First Bull Run (First Manassas) Order of Battle and Losses

Appendix 2: Ball’s Bluff Order of Battle and Losses

Endnotes

Bibliography

Index

 

Bradley M. Gottfried

Bradley M. Gottfried holds a Ph.D. in Zoology from Miami University. He has worked in higher education for more than three decades as a faculty member and administrator. He is currently President of the College of Southern Maryland.
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