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by William J. Miller
WILLIAM J. MILLER'S Mapping for Stonewall will be long remembered.
WILLIAM J. - Edwin C. Bearss, author and Historian Emeritus of the National Park Service. Miller clearly delineates Hotchkiss' many skills in an easily read text supported by beautiful full-color renditions of some of Jed's maps, meanwhile teaching the reader a great deal about military topography, map-making and the Civil War in the East. Any student of Jackson, the Valley Campaign, or Civil War staff operations should have this book. A well-done, lovely book about one of the war's most interesting characters. 9 people found this helpful.
Mapping for Stonewall book. True story of Jed Hotchkiss, Stonewall Jackson's mapmaker and friend. Details (if other): Cancel. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Mapping for Stonewall: The Civil War Service of Jed Hotchkiss. by. William J. Miller.
The story of Jed Hotchkiss, a New Yorker by birth who became topographer and mapmaker for Confederate General Stonewall Jackson.
Mapping for Stonewall. the Civil War service of Jed Hotchkiss. Jedediah Hotchkiss (1828-1899). Civil War, 1861-1865. There's no description for this book yet. by Miller, William J. Published 1993 by Elliott & Clark Pub. in Washington, . Cartography, Cartographers, United States Civil War, 1861-1865, History, Biography, Internet Archive Wishlist. Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-172) and index.
Miller clearly delineates Hotchkiss' many skills in an easily read text supported by beautiful full-color renditions of some of Jed's maps, meanwhile teaching the reader a great deal about military topography, map-making and the Civil War in the East.
The Civil War Map Project includes nearly 200 Civil War cartographic items from the Library's vast map collection . Miller, William J. Great Maps of the Civil War: Pivotal Battles and Campaigns Featuring 32 Removable Maps. Rutledge Hill Press, 2004.
The Civil War Map Project includes nearly 200 Civil War cartographic items from the Library's vast map collection originally digitized as part of a cooperative project between the Library, the Library of Congress, and the Virginia Historical Society. Selected Map Collections. Cowles, Calvin D. comp. The Official Military Atlas of the Civil War. Originally published as Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. --.
Jedediah Hotchkiss (November 30, 1828 – January 17, 1899), known most frequently as Jed, was an educator and the most famous cartographer and topographer of the American Civil War.
Miller, William . 1993. Alexander Dallas Bache and Jedediah Hotchkiss: Mapping Virginia in the American Civil War. Washington: Elliott and Clark. Pearson, Brooks . 2001. Western Association of Map Libraries Information Bulletin (July): forthcoming. Roper, Peter . 1992.
Sketch book of Jed. Hotchkiss, Capt. This volume is my field sketch book that I used during the Civil War. amp; Top. En. Hd. Qr. 2nd Corps, Army of N. Virginia :. Sketch book of Jedediah Hotchkiss, Captain and Topographical Engineer, Headquarters, 2nd Corps, Army of Northern Virginia Shows general maps of northwestern Virginia and parts of Montgomery County, Maryland, with some showing roads, troop movements, and the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Most of the sketches were made on horseback just as they now appear.
Miller, William J. Washington, DC: Elliott & Clark Publishing, 1993. Tanner, Robert G. Stonewall in the Valley: Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson's Shenandoah Valley Campaign, Spring 1862. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1976. ISBN 978-0-385-12148-4. Decoying the Yanks: Jackson's Valley Campaign. Alexandria, VA: Time-Life Books, 1984.