Jefferson Davis and his generals: the failure of Confederate command in the West

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University Press of Kansas, 1990 - Biography & Autobiography - 380 pages
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"Brings alive the whole landscape of the Confederate war in the west in a clear and persuasive fashion. Exceptionally well written". -- Journal of Military History.

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In his highly readable, sometimes humorous account, which mirrors T. Harry Williams's classic treatment of Lincoln and His Generals (1952), Woodworth discovers a Jefferson Davis who is not as ... Read full review

Contents

The Man and the Hour
1
Organizing the Western Theater
17
Kentucky
34
Copyright

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Steven Woodworth is professor of history at Texas Christian University.

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