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The long surrender

Burke Davis - Biography & Autobiography - 1985 - 319 pages
Chronicles the collapse of the Confederacy and the flight of Jefferson Davis and his cabinet in an effort to escape capture and surrender
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Jefferson Davis: The Man and His Hour

William C. Davis - History - 1996 - 784 pages
Drawing on many new sources, distinguished Civil War scholar William C. Davis here delves into the life of one of the most controversial public figures of the nineteenth ...
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After Secession: Jefferson Davis and the Failure of Confederate Nationalism

Paul D. Escott - History - 1992 - 295 pages
The secession of the southern states from the Union was not merely a culmination of certain events; it was also the beginning of the trial of Confederate nationalism. The ...
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The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Volume 1

Jefferson Davis - Biography & Autobiography - 1990 - 644 pages
A decade after his release from federal prison, the 67-year-old Jefferson Davis—ex-president of the Confederacy, the ”Southern Lincoln,” popularly regarded as a martyr to the ...
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Jefferson Davis

Allen Tate - United States - 1969 - 189 pages
A biography of the man who was a hero to the Confederacy and a traitor to the Union because of his leadership of the Southern States during the Civil War.
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Jefferson Davis, Unconquerable Heart

Felicity Allen - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 809 pages
The author begins the story "with Davis's political imprisonment at the end of the Civil War and ... flashes back to his earlier life, interweaving Davis's private life as a ...
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Jefferson Davis

Clement Eaton - Biography & Autobiography - 1977 - 334 pages
A biography of Jefferson Davis, who was a West Point graduate, soldier in the Black Hawk Wars, plantation master and self-made aristocrat, Secretary of War under Franklin ...
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