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Prince John Magruder : his life and campaigns

Author: Paul D Casdorph
Publisher: New York : John Wiley & Sons, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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He was one of the most intriguing characters of the Civil War era. As famous for his courage as for his ornate uniforms and flamboyant style, he won intrepid victories on the peninsula of Virginia and successfully defended Texas during the long war's waning days. Now, in the first full-length biography of Major General John Bankhead Magruder, acclaimed historian Paul D. Casdorph has created a brilliant portrait of
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Casdorph, Paul D.
Prince John Magruder.
New York : John Wiley & Sons, 1996
(OCoLC)605074137
Named Person: John Bankhead Magruder; John Bankhead Magruder; John Bankhead Magruder; John Bankhead Magruder; John Bankhead Magruder; John Bankhead Magruder
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul D Casdorph
ISBN: 0471159417 9780471159414
OCLC Number: 34515262
Description: xiii, 386 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Youth --
Lieutenant Magruder --
A Box in the National Theater --
"John Was Always Magnificenty --
Big Bethel --
Up the Peninsula --
The Seven Days --
Galveston --
"The People of Texas Have Made a Demi-god of Himy --
"You May Fully Depend on Mey --
Last Things.
Responsibility: Paul D. Casdorph.
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