The life and letters of George Gordon Meade

major-general United States Army
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Charles Scribner"s Sons , New York
Mexican War, 1846-1848., United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-

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Statementby George Meade ... ed. by George Gordon Meade.
ContributionsMeade, George, 1843-1897., Meade, George Gordon, 1877-
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LC ClassificationsE467.1.M38 M3
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Pagination2 v.
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Open LibraryOL6557848M
LC Control Number13012583
OCLC/WorldCa985820

General George Gordon Meade, is in fact my great great grandfather. Over the last several years I've been putting together the true story of his life along with a few hundred years of our fathers.

There are many historical branches to my family,this book that I freely give to my posterity will have been a great labor of love,but well worth all 5/5(1).

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Meade, George Gordon, Life and letters of George Gordon Meade. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (OCoLC) Online version: Meade, George Gordon, Life and letters of George Gordon Meade.

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (OCoLC) Material Type: Biography, Internet resource: Document Type: Book. Thankfully, Meade’s letters survived, and they were eventually republished in The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade, which covers Meade’s service in the Mexican War but is understandably comprised mostly of his Civil War years, especially at : George Gordon Meade.

LETTERS FROM THE FIELD OF BOTH THE MEXICAN AND CIVIL WARS, WITH 31 STRATEGIC FOLDING MAPS. MEADE, George Gordon. The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade, Major-General United States Army.

New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, Two volumes.

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Tall octavo, original green cloth gilt, uncut and unopened. Thankfully, Meade’s letters survived, and they were eventually republished in The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade, which covers Meade’s service in the Mexican War but is understandably comprised mostly of his Civil War years, especially at Gettysburg.

This edition is specially formatted with a Table of Contents and over a dozen 5/5(1). Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Meade, George Gordon, Life and letters of George Gordon Meade, major-general United States Army.

The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade: Major-general United States Army Volume 1 of The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade, Major-general United States Army, George Gordon Meade: Author: George Gordon Meade: Editor: George Gordon Meade: Publisher: C. Scribner's sons, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Sep The George Gordon Meade Collection The Historical Society of Pennsylvania research library contains the papers of General Meade and his son George.

The library also contains letters of Major James C. Biddle, one of the general’s staff officers. The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade: Major-general United States Army, Volume 1 The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade: Major-general United States Army, George Gordon Meade: Editor: George Gordon Meade: Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, Original from: Harvard University: Digitized: Export Citation: BiBTeX.

The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade (Volume II—Abridged): Gettysburg & Beyond. by George Gordon Meade (grandson),Colonel George Gordon Meade (son) Thanks for Sharing.

You submitted the following rating and review. We'll publish them on our site once we've reviewed : BIG BYTE BOOKS. Part 1. Genealogy and narrative to the Mexican War letters George Gordon Meade was born on the 31st of December,in the city of Cadiz, Spain, where his parents, who were citizens of the United States, were temporarily residing.

His ancestors had been residents of the city of Philadelphia, in the Province of Pennsylvania, in colonial times. While historians have credited Meade with doing a solid job at Gettysburg, little came from the man ully, Meades letters survived, and they were eventually republished in The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade, which covers Meades service in the Mexican War but is understandably comprised mostly of his Civil War years Brand: Charles River Editors.

About this Book Catalog Record Details. The life and letters of George Gordon Meade, major-general v Meade, George Gordon, View full catalog. George Meade () was a U.S. Army general and civil engineer who served as commander of the Union Army of the Potomac during the Civil War ().

The life and letters of the hero of Gettysburg are here masterfully compiled and edited by Meade's own son (Colonel George Meade) and grandson.

This first volume presents a narrative and letters from Meade's childhood, through the Mexican War, and to the end of /5(4). Included in George Meade's papers are manuscripts and typescripts for his book The Life and Letters of General Meade (Boxes ); correspondence from military figures and friends about his father's life and service in the Civil War (Boxes ); and general correspondence, both incoming and outgoing (Box 2).

His outgoing correspondence is. George Gordon Meade was born on Decemin Cadiz, Spain, where his father was serving as an agent for the United States Navy. Later, the family moved to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, which is where Meade attended Mt.

Airy School. About this Item: First Capitol Antiquarian Book & Paper Market, York, PA, Soft Cover. Condition: VG.

Trade paperback in red, white and blue pictorial wraps, 8vo. Reprint. Extracted from "The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade.". Further Reading on George Gordon Meade. Much of Meade's own correspondence is in The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade (2 vols., ), edited by his son, George Gordon Meade.

The best study of Meade is Freeman Cleaves, Meade of Gettysburg (). The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade: Major-general United States Army, Volume 2 Library of American civilization The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade: Major-general United States Army, George Gordon Meade: Editor: George Gordon Meade: Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, Original from: the University of California: Digitized.

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We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade, Major-General United States Army Volume 1. George Gordon Meade. 10 Jan Paperback. Appendix Y Pamphlet published by Colonel Meade in reply to General Doubleday 's letter in the New York times of April 1, see letter of April 2,pageVol.

(for General Doubleday 's letter see Appendix X) Did General Meade desire to retreat at the battle of Gettysburg. George Meade, formerly Captain and Aide-De-Camp and Brevet Lieut.-Col.

Army (Philadelphia: Porter.

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Includes: •Charles River Editors’ original biography of Meade •The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade, Major-General United States Army by George Meade •With Grant and Meade from the Wilderness to Appomattox by Colonel Theodore Lyman and George Agassiz •Meade’s official records during the Civil War •Battles and Leaders of the Civil War account of Meade at Gettysburg, 5/5(3).

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George Gordon Meade. 10 Jan Paperback. The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade: Major-general United States Army. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, This two volume set is the primary source for General Meade’s view of his role in both the Mexican and Civil Wars.

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