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Stealing the General [electronic resource] : the great locomotive chase and the first Medal of Honor / Russell S. Bonds.

Bonds, Russell S. (Author). OverDrive, Inc. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781594165009 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Yardley, Pa. : Westholme, c2007.

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General Note: Electronic book.
Summary, etc.: In April 1862, 20 Union soldiers crossed Confederate lines to steal a locomotive called the General and destroy a critical Confederate supply line. In the aftermath half the team was executed; the half that escaped received the newly established Medal of Honor. -- publishers description.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Yardley Westholme Publishing 2008 Available via World Wide Web.
Subject: Chattanooga Railroad Expedition, 1862.
General, The (Steam Locomotive)
Medal of Honor.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Secret service.
Tennessee > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Secret service.
Georgia > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Secret service.
Genre: Electronic books.

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