Название: Lincoln's 90-Day Volunteers 1861: From Fort Sumter to First Bull Run
Издательство: Osprey Publishing
Серия: Osprey Men-at-Arms 489
Формат: PDF (e-book)
Размер: 2 Mb
On April 15th 1861, the day after the fall of Fort Sumter, President Abraham Lincoln issued a call for 75,000 volunteers to enlist for three months’ service to defend the Union. This 90-day period proved entirely unrealistic and was followed by further, and much more extensive, mobilizations.