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Rebel Yell & the Yankee Hurrah

The Civil War Journal of a Maine Volunteer

by John W. Haley

  • 138 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Down East Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • History: American,
  • Historical - U.S.,
  • United States - Civil War

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRuth L. Silliker (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8232321M
    ISBN 100892722509
    ISBN 109780892722501
    OCLC/WorldCa12119894

      Maybe the next edition of the famous book should be re-titled "The Rebel Yell and the Yankee Whatever"? But seriously, folks one of the stories told about the modern Army "Hua!" is that it goes back to the "Yankee Hurrah." That's at least as likely as any of the other origin theories about it (and more plausible than some). The scenario is available from a book of 10 regimental level western theater scenarios, Rebel Yell, Yankee Hurrah at link. More photos, description, and a scenario review (spoiler: it's a great one!) on my blog. link. GoodOldRebel: 26 Jan p.m. PST.

    "In the beginning, God created Alabama," from which Adam Bob and Eveleen were banished because they ate the forbidden asparagus. This book humorously outlines the Old Testament from a Southern perspective without losing the integrity of the message. Category: Humor The Rebel Yell The Yankee Hurrah. Still another genre is the wartime diaries or journals that soldiers rewrote and "improved" for publication after the war; two well-known examples are William Heartsill's Fourteen Hundred and 91 Days in the Confederate Army and John Haley's The Rebel Yell and the Yankee Hurrah: The Civil War Journal of a Maine Volunteer.

    Yankee Hurrah, Rebel Yell My feet have still not grounded yet after the holiday, the beautiful weather is also not conducive to getting on with things, albeit there . Title: THE REBEL YELL & THE YANKEE HURRAH: THE CIVIL WAR JOURNAL OF A MAINE VOLUNTEER Author Name: Haley, J. W. (Silliker, R. L. edited. Categories: Biography & Memoirs, Publisher: Down East Books: ISBN Number: ISBN Number Binding: Hardcover Book Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket kg: kg Seller ID:


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(Civil War Times) The journal is a real "find" which provides poignant insight into the war as viewed by a young, articulate man in the ranks. (Blue & Gray Magazine)/5(6). The Rebel Yell & the Yankee Hurrah: The Civil War Journal of a Maine Volunteer Kindle Edition by John W.

Haley (Author), Ruth L. Silliker (Editor) Format: Kindle Reviews: 5. He was unusual in that he later painstakingly rewrote his battlefield notes, "reflecting at leisure" and adding fascinating political and personal commentary to produce the remarkable volume he calls Haley's Rebel Yell & the Yankee Hurrah Brand: John W Haley; Ruth L Silliker.

Excerpts from The Rebel Yell and the Yankee Hurrah by John West Haley, 17th Maine Volunteers Edited by Ruth Silliker, Down East Books, Camden, Maine, Presented here for your reading enjoyment are diary excerpts from.

Rebel Yell, Yankee Hurrah. - 10 ACW regimental scenarios from the Western Theatre The most accurate information available on OOB's, unit str/5(3). Book Overview InSilliker was doing research at a library in Saco, Maine, when she came across the diary of John Haley, a young private in the 17th Maine Regiment, Army of the Potomac the finest feature of the book is Haley himself -- an unlettered young man with a wry sense of humor and an ability to turn a delightful phrase an absolute must for Civil War buffs.

The rebel yell & the Yankee hurrah: the Civil War journal of a Maine volunteer. [John West Haley; Ruth L Silliker] -- On an "I will if you will" dare, John Haley enlisted in the 17th Maine Regiment in August "for three years, unless sooner discharged." ("Discharged, shot, or starved" would have been more.

The Rebel Yell the Yankee Hurrah Book Summary: On an "I will if you will" dare, John Haley enlisted in the 17th Maine Regiment in August "for three years, unless sooner discharged." ("Discharged, shot, or starved" would have been more accurate, Haley later wryly observed.). Title: The Rebel Yell and the Yankee Hurrah Author Name: John W Haley Categories: Civil War, Publisher: Down East Books: May ISBN Number: ISBN Number Binding: Hardcover Book Condition: Used - Good Jacket Condition: No Jacket Seller ID: out of 5 stars The rebel yell and the Yankee holler Reviewed in the United States on I enjoyed the time line the author followed and his opinions on the state of the war, living conditions and what he thought of some commanders/5.

Tag Archives: Rebel Yell and the Yankee Hurrah. The New Year, and Posted on January 2, by Chris Mackowski “A new year dawns ” wrote John Haley, a private in the 17th Maine, on January 1, Hope and fear mingle—hope the war will soon end; fear that however soon it ends, I might not live to see it.

These. Rebel Yell, Yankee Hurrah. Last night was the first time in about a year I have managed to get my ACW troops on the table, albeit I was umpiring and not playing, I took along some extra troops in case we had to shoe someone in in which case I would have played but we had two vs two and that was more than enough for a small demo.

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Gwynne is the author of Hymns of the Republic and the New York Times bestsellers Rebel Yell and Empire of the Summer Moon, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle spent most of his career as a journalist, including stints with Time as bureau chief, national correspondent, and senior editor, and with Texas Monthly as executive editor.The Rebel Yell & the Yankee Hurrah: The Civil War Journal of a Maine Volunteer, Private John W.

Haley, 17th Maine Regiment Haley, John W./Silliker, Ruth L (ed) Published by Down East Books 3rd paperback printing, Camden ().