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Lincoln's loyalists : Union soldiers from the Confederacy

Autor: Richard Nelson Current
Editora: 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  Ler mais...
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Current, Richard Nelson.
Lincoln's loyalists.
Boston : Northeastern University Press, ©1992
(OCoLC)556996220
Online version:
Current, Richard Nelson.
Lincoln's loyalists.
Boston : Northeastern University Press, ©1992
(OCoLC)607897208
Pessoa Denominada: Abraham Lincoln
Tipo de Documento: Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Richard Nelson Current
ISBN: 1555531245 9781555531249
Número OCLC: 25131350
Descrição: ix, 253 pages : map ; 25 cm
Conteúdos: 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.
Responsabilidade: 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  Ler mais...

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