History of the Ninth Massachusetts Battery

By: Baker, Levi W.; Elliot W. Hoffman, intro.

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Hardcover with dust jacket, blue cloth with gilt spine titles, 14.5 by 22 cm, xi 261 pp., illus. An unread copy. Near fine but for a few tiny dents on the back cover and a couple of very light drip marks on the fore-edge of the textblock. Facsimile reprint of the original 1888 edition, with a new introduction by Elliott W. Hoffman. From the publisher: “The Ninth Massachusetts Battery, also known as Bigelow's Battery, earned a place in history on the afternoon of July 2, 1863, when it fought a delaying action against the Confederate infantry onslaught at the Peach Orchard and the Trostle Farm’s barn. Read the history of this battery, as it fought with the Army of the Potomac at Gettysburg and Petersburg.”

Title: History of the Ninth Massachusetts Battery

Author Name: Baker, Levi W.; Elliot W. Hoffman, intro.

Categories: Civil War,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: Lancaster, OH, Vanberg Publishing: 1996

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 3573