General A.P. Hill: The Story of a Confederate Warrior

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Random House Publishing Group, 1987 - History - 382 pages
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A Confederate general who ranks with Lee, Jeb Stuart, and Stonewall Jackson but whose achievements have been unfairly neglected until now, finally receives his due in this invaluable biography by a noted historian of the Civil War. Drawing extensively on newly unearthed documents, this work provides a gripping battle-by-battle assessment of Hill's role in Antietam, Fredericksburg, Gettysburg, and other battles. 8 pages of photographs. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Robertson definitely sells Hill as one of the bravest Confederate commanders in the Civil War, but falls short in attempting to prove Hill as among the most brilliant generals. The author begins ... Read full review

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very sad ending to a enigmatic general Read full review

Contents

Stormy Road to Manhood
3
Love Affairs and War Clouds
19
The General Emerges
35
Copyright

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Robertson is a Professor of History at Virginia Tech.

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