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Horse sweat and powder smoke : the First Texas Cavalry in the Civil War

Author: Stanley S McGowen; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
Publisher: College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©1999.
Series: Texas A & M University military history series, 66.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The 1st Texas Cavalry Regiment, also known as the 1st Texas Mounted Rifles, was Texas' initial contribution of soldiers to the Civil War. The regiment was the first Confederate unit organized in Texas and the longest to serve, participating in Indian skirmishes on the frontier as well as in full battles against the Union.
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Genre/Form: History
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McGowen, Stanley S., 1947-
Horse sweat and powder smoke.
College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©1999
(OCoLC)607365756
Online version:
McGowen, Stanley S., 1947-
Horse sweat and powder smoke.
College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©1999
(OCoLC)607880011
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley S McGowen; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
ISBN: 0890969035 9780890969038 9781623495978 1623495970
OCLC Number: 41039884
Description: xvi, 229 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Texas A & M University military history series, 66.
Responsibility: Stanley S. McGowen.
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Stanley S. McGowen describes and honors one of the most unique and successful military units in Texas history. He provides the first complete history of the 1st Texas Cavalry Regiment, documenting  Read more...

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"The itensity of the hard fought Red River campaign comes alive in McGowen's well-turned words. Based upon meticulous research in Confederate Army records, letters, diaries, published memoirs, and Read more...

 
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