Australasia's Biggest Online Store

We won't be beaten by anyone. Guaranteed

The 115th New York in the Civil War

Product Details

Table of Contents

Table of Contents Foreword 1 Preface 3 1. Camp Mohawk to Charles Town: "I fear they will have bad luck" 5 2. Chased from Maryland Heights: "We could easily have held" 15 3. White Flags at Harpers Ferry: "It was like a dagger to every heart" 26 4. Penned in Chicago: "Our boys are very unruly" 34 5. Fire and Consequences: "Thunder clap from a clear sky" 43 6. Idle Year in the South: "Even in paradise itself" 52 7. Olustee: "Like a mountain of adamant" 68 8. Bottled on Bermuda Hundred: "Nothing has been accomplished" 89 9. Brief Triumph at Cold Harbor: "The boys felt ugly" 108 10. War in Trench and Crater: "What a fearful thunder" 120 11. Decoying at Deep Bottom: "We were mowed down like grass" 138 12. Fort Gilmer and Darbytown Road: "It looked like suicide" 149 13. Two Calls on Fort Fisher: "Win or die" 161 14. Peace and Home Again: "Great rejoicing! Our fighting is ended" 181 15. Epilogue: "Your colors have been foremost in the fight" 192 Afterword: "Riding a white horse and carrying the U.S. flag" 199 Appendix A: Chronology of the 115th New York 201 Appendix B: Regimental Roster 205 Notes 279 Bibliography 297 Index 303

About the Author

Civil engineer Mark Silo lives in Loudonville, New York, USA.


"a masterfully written study of a regiment that deserves to be better important study...well-written and informative" - Civil War News "an exemplary regimental history of the 115th New York...Silo tells the story of this regiment with great skill, compassion, and insight. Potential writers of regimental histories should obtain a copy of this book if only to see how it ought to be done. Silo well deserves a bow in the spotlight for his accomplishment in kneading all this material into a book that is a pleasure to read and to review" - North & South"splendid" - North Carolina and the Civil War blog

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling The 115th New York in the Civil War: A Regimental History on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.
Back to top