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Chasing Mosby, killing Booth : the 16th New York Volunteer Cavalry

Author: James Carson
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Drawing on personal letters, diaries and memoirs by men of the 16th New York Volunteer Cavalry, and the recollections of Confederate Colonel John Mosby's men, this deeply researched history provides fresh perspective on Mosby's exploits and the hunt for John Wilkes Booth"--
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: John Singleton Mosby; John Wilkes Booth; John Wilkes Booth; John Singleton Mosby
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Carson
ISBN: 9781476663296 1476663297 9781476628134 1476628130
OCLC Number: 963361010
Description: vii, 255 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: A regiment is formed --
Colonel Lazelle joins his regiment --
The spring 1864 campaign --
July/August 1864: more challenges, more losses --
September/October 1864: more and more losses --
A new colonel and brigade reorganization --
Victory and tragedy --
At war's end --
Postwar fortunes and failures.
Responsibility: James Carson.

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"Drawing on personal letters, diaries and memoirs by men of the 16th New York Volunteer Cavalry, and the recollections of Confederate Colonel John Mosby's men, this deeply researched history provides fresh perspective on Mosby's exploits and the hunt for John Wilkes Booth"--

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