Sidelights and Lighter Sides of the War Between the States: A Feast of History Cooked Up in Small Bites!

Ralph Green

  • Sidelights and Lighter Sides of the War Between the States: A Feast of History Cooked Up in Small Bites!

Offers an entertaining, enlightening, and entirely new look at the soldiers, civilians, and leaders. Whimsical tidbits and offbeat stories including a sergeant from the Third South Carolina Infantry who is executed for the crime of asking the Federal government to pay a just debt after complaining that his unit had not been paid on payday; a water pitcher that touched the lips of Stonewall Jackson and becomes a Richmond family heirloom; the story of Nathan Bedford Forrest's whirlwind courtship and marriage.

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Author Ralph Green
Pages 252
Images 0
Maps 0
Bibliography No
Index No
  • $17.95

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