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American Civil War Gazette - 1864 08 - August - Extra!!! Edition

by Vinyard Studios

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Product Features

  • Sherman's Atlanta Campaign (Georgia) continues
  • Richmond-Petersburg Campaign continues
  • Second Battle of Deep Bottom
  • Nathan Bedford Forrest's Defense of Mississippi
  • Siege of Fort Gaines
  • Battle of Mobile Bay (Farragut: "Damn the torpedos! Full speed ahead!")
  • Sioux/Dakota War (Dakota Territory)
  • Early's Raid on the B&O Railroad ends
  • Battle of Gainesville

Product Description

The Extra!!! Edition of the American Civil War Gazette contains back issues as well as additional articles that did not appear in the daily edition.

Highlights of the August 1864 Edition:

- The Democratic Party meets in Chicago and nominates Gen. George B. McClelland for president and George H. Pendleton for vice-president [29-31]

- Sherman's Atlanta Campaign (Georgia) continues
- Skirmish at Utoy Creek [August 4]
- Battle of Utoy Creek [August 5-7]
- Second Battle of Dalton {Battle of Fussell's Mill} {Battle of New Market Road} {Battle of Bailey's Creek} {Battle of Charles City Road} {Battle of White's Tavern} [August 14-15]
- Battle of Lovejoy's Station [August 20]
- Battle of Jonesborough [August 31 - September 1]

- Richmond-Petersburg Campaign continues {Siege of Petersburg} (Virginia)
- Second Battle of Deep Bottom [August 14-20]
- Battle of Globe Tavern {Second Battle of the Weldon Railroad} [August 18-21]
- Second Battle of Ream's Station [August 25]

- Shimonoseki Campaign (Japan)
- Treaty Powers; United States, Great Britain, France, Netherlands
- Mito Rebellion continues
- Kinmon Incident

- Florida Operations
- Battle of Gainesville [August 17]

- Operations Against New Bern and Plymouth (North Carolina) continue

- Forrest's Defense of Mississippi
- Second Battle of Memphis [August 21]

- Shenandoah Valley Campaigns of 1864
- Early's Raid on the B&O Railroad ends (Maryland)
- Battle of Folck's Mill {Battle of Cumberland} [August 1]
- Battle of Moorefield [August 7]
- Sheridan's Valley Campaign begins
- Battle of Guard Hill {Battle of Crooked Run} [August 16]
- Battle of Summit Point {Battle of Flowing Springs} {Battle of Cameron's Depot} [August 21]
- Battle of Smithfield Crossing [August 25-29]

- Mobile Bay Operations (Alabama)
- Siege of Fort Gaines [August 3-8]
- Battle of Mobile Bay [August 5]
- Farragut's famous quote: "Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead"
- Siege of Fort Morgan [August 9-23]

- Sioux/Dakota War (Dakota Territory)
- Sully's Expedition
- Battle of the Badlands [August 7-9]

- U.S. Army
- Middle Military Division created from the Departments of the Susquehanna, Washington, West Virginia and the Middle Department [August 7]
- Gen. Sheridan appointed commander

- Gold Hoax
- Brooklyn Eagle Joseph Howard, Jr. is released from prison after a three month sentence [22]

- Fishing Creek Confederacy (Pennsylvania)

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Size: 6.4MB
Version: 2.1
Developed By: Vinyard Studios
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Minimum Operating System: Android 2.2
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Amazon.com: 3.8 out of 5 stars 4 reviews
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars this is a great app. Currently 10 April 2015
By Tennessee - Published on Amazon.com
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Despite a few compatibility problems, this is a great app. Currently, there are three extra editions that aren't compatible with Kindles, September and October of 1864 and April of 1865. I have contacted both Amazon and the developer about this problem, and the developer is trying to work it out. The developer tells me that he doesn't understand why Amazon lists these as incompatible with Kindles because the code is the same for all the other editions. Anyway, if the Kindle owners who want this app (and it is a great app) would email Kindle customer service, maybe this issue would be resolved. The August 1864 edition initially had problems downloading to Kindles, but they worked that out after I complained, and it is available for downloading to Kindles. This is a great app, and I wish that everyone would contact Amazon and let them know that this is an issue.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars 25 April 2015
By Floyd W. Meentemeyer - Published on Amazon.com
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It's a good app
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4.0 out of 5 stars Get It 14 Aug. 2014
By blanten filak - Published on Amazon.com
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Fascinating look at what made the news during the Civil War.
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1.0 out of 5 stars What gives with this app? What platform will this app work on anymore? 18 Oct. 2014
By pwzf4nxz - Published on Amazon.com
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I am sick and tired of not being able to get the Extra Edition that will work on my Kindle. It seems that these people have ended the support for Kindle. I haven't been able to get a Extra Edition for the Kindle for months now. I am done!
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