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Slate blue wraps with black titles. Wraps have several chips and have been professionally reattached. The text block is side-stapled, slick paper in very good to very good+ condition. Overall the booklet is in G+ condition. ; War Paper No. 17; 2 Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 42 pages; Uncommon booklet on an interesting fight after the Battle of Atlanta. This battle, also called the Battle of Allatoona Pass, is remembered for Sherman's apocryphal wire telling Gen. Corse at Allatoona to "Hold the Fort!" Allatoona was the first battle in Hood's campaign against Franklin and Nashville. WorldCat locates only 16 copies of this edition.
Title: The Battle of Allatoona, October 5th, 1864 : A Paper Read before the Michigan Commandery of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U. S.
Categories: Civil War,
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: Detroit, Winn and Hammond, Printers and Binders: 1891
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 12246
Keywords: Battle Of Allatoona Georgia Michigan