Confederate generals in the western theater

classic essays on America"s Civil War

Publisher: University of Tennessee Press in Knoxville

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Generals -- Confederate States of America -- History,
  • Generals -- Confederate States of America -- Biography,
  • Command of troops -- History -- 19th century,
  • Military art and science -- Confederate States of America -- History,
  • Mississippi River Valley -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Lawrence Lee Hewitt and Arthur W. Bergeron Jr. ; with a foreword by Terrence J. Winschel.
GenreBiography
SeriesThe western theater in the Civil War
ContributionsHewitt, Lawrence L., Bergeron, Arthur W.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE467 .C773 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23981169M
ISBN 101572337001
ISBN 109781572337008
LC Control Number2009051917
OCLC/WorldCa489720690

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Hewitt, Arthur W. Bergeron, Gary D. Joiner. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Confederate Generals in the Western Theater: Essays. The Western Theater was an area defined by both geography and the sequence of campaigning.

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For this book, which follows an earlier volume of previously published essays, Hewitt and Bergeron have enlisted ten gifted historiansamong them James M. Prichard, Terrence J. Winschel, Craig Symonds, and Stephen Davisto produce original essays, based on the latest scholarship, that examine the careers and missteps of several of the Western Theater's key.

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