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Lincoln's loyalists : Union soldiers from the Confederacy

Autore: Richard Nelson Current
Editore: Boston : Northeastern University Press, ©1992.
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With this path-breaking book, Richard Nelson Current closes a major gap in our understanding of the important role of white southerners who fought for the Union during the Civil War. The ranks of the Union forces swelled by more than 100,000 of these men known to their friends as "loyalists" and to their enemies as "tories." They substantially strengthened the Union, weakened the Confederacy, and affected the  Per saperne di più…
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Current, Richard Nelson.
Lincoln's loyalists.
Boston : Northeastern University Press, c1992
(OCoLC)556996220
Online version:
Current, Richard Nelson.
Lincoln's loyalists.
Boston : Northeastern University Press, c1992
(OCoLC)607897208
Persona incaricata: Abraham Lincoln
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Richard Nelson Current
ISBN: 1555531245 9781555531249
Numero OCLC: 25131350
Descrizione: ix, 253 p. : map ; 25 cm.
Contenuti: Virginia volunteers --
Tennessee troops --
Carolina and Arkansas recruits --
Enlistees from other states --
Galvanized Yankees --
What manner of men --
Fighting by Southern Federals --
The unknown soldiers.
Responsabilità: Richard Nelson Current.

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"A meticulously researched treatment of a topic seldom examined by historians . . . an excellent and significant contribution to Civil War literature." -- Kirkus Reviews  Per saperne di più…

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