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Pender, William Dorsey 1834-1863

Overview
Works: 26 works in 50 publications in 1 language and 2,541 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives‡vConfederate  Biography  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E470, 973.782
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Most widely held works by William Dorsey Pender
The general to his lady; the Civil War letters of William Dorsey Pender to Fanny Pender by William Dorsey Pender( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1965 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Lee's best men : the Civil War letters of General William Dorsey Pender by William Dorsey Pender( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the day that Lincoln was inaugurated in 1861, twenty-seven-year-old William Dorsey Pender, en route to the provisional Confederate capital in Montgomery, Alabama, hurriedly scribbled a note to his wife, Fanny. So began a prolific correspondence between a rising Confederate officer and his cherished wife that would last until Pender was mortally wounded at Gettysburg. First published by UNC Press in 1965, Pender's letters are filled with personal details, colorful descriptions, and candid opinions of such important figures as Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson, J.E.B. Stuart, and A.P. Hill. His comments on his military activities and aspirations and the challenges of command, combined with his husbandly advice and affection, sketch an intimate and unvarnished portrait of the man who was perhaps the most distinguished North Carolina commander
One of Lee's Best Men The Civil War Letters of General William Dorsey Pender by Brian Wills( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the day that Lincoln was inaugurated in 1861, twenty-seven-year-old William Dorsey Pender, en route to the provisional Confederate capital in Montgomery, Alabama, hurriedly scribbled a note to his wife, Fanny. So began a prolific correspondence between a rising Confederate officer and his cherished wife that would last until Pender was mortally wounded at Gettysburg.First published by UNC Press in 1965, Pender's letters are filled with personal details, colorful descriptions, and candid opinions of such important figures as Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson, J. E. B. Stuart, and A. P. Hill. His comments on his military activities and aspirations and the challenges of command, combined with his husbandly advice and affection, sketch an intimate and unvarnished portrait of the man who was perhaps the most distinguished North Carolina commander
Confederate Army Light Division Head Quarters letter book by Confederate States of America( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Head Quarters letter book of the Confederate Army Light Infantry Division under the command of Major General Ambrose Powell Hill and Major General Henry Heth respectively (June 6, 1862-June 1, 1863). The letters relate to routine counter charges of Major Generals Hill and Heath and include letters and reports from Hill, Heth, Major R.C. Morgan, and other Confederate officers. The volume also contains two printed general orders from Adjutant and Inspector General S. Cooper (January 5 and 7, 1863)
Life and character of Major-General William Dorsey Pender : memorial address, May 10, 1894 by William Dorsey Pender( Book )

1 edition published in 1894 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Camp Jones, to Gov. Clark of North Carolina by William Dorsey Pender( )

1 edition published in 1861 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Asking that the Rev. A. W. Mangum be appointed chaplain to his regiment
 
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One of Lee's best men : the Civil War letters of General William Dorsey Pender One of Lee's Best Men The Civil War Letters of General William Dorsey Pender
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One of Lee's Best Men The Civil War Letters of General William Dorsey PenderGeneral William Dorsey Pender : a military biography
Alternative Names
Dorsey Pender, William 1834-1863

William Dorsey Pender Amerikaans officier (1834-1863)

William Dorsey Pender generale statunitense

William Dorsey Pender oficial estadounidense

Пендер, Вильям Дурси

Languages
English (48)