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The edge of Mosby's sword : the life of Confederate Colonel William Henry Chapman

Author: Gordon B Bonan
Publisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Edge of Mosby's Sword is the first scholarly volume to delve into the story of one of John Singleton Mosby's most trusted and respected officers, Colonel William Henry Chapman. Presenting both military and personal perspectives of Chapman's life, Gordon B. Bonan offers an in-depth understanding of a man transformed by the shattering of his nation. This painstakingly researched account exposes a soldier and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bonan, Gordon B.
Edge of Mosby's sword.
Carbondale : Southern Illinois University, ©2009
(DLC) 2009002582
(OCoLC)300720809
Named Person: William Henry Chapman; John Singleton Mosby; William Henry Chapman; John Singleton Mosby
Material Type: Biography, Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon B Bonan
ISBN: 9781441645685 1441645683 9780809386864 0809386860 1280698020 9781280698026
OCLC Number: 613206319
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 220 pages, [12] pages of plates) : illustrations, maps
Contents: A man's courage --
Liberty and union --
A much pleasanter service --
We suffered considerably --
Opportunely delivered fire --
A thrilling sensation --
A fascinating life --
Efficient services --
Much obliged to you --
Catch those fellows --
No quarter --
Nothing but Yankees --
All will be right --
A sense of duty.
Responsibility: Gordon B. Bonan.

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