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Experiment in rebellion,

Author: Clifford Dowdey; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1946.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Civil War history from the vantage point of the Confederacy and the men who led the rebellion.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dowdey, Clifford, 1904-1979.
Experiment in rebellion.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1946
(OCoLC)560366214
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clifford Dowdey; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
OCLC Number: 428705
Description: xxi, 455 pages illustrations, maps, portraits 24 cm
Contents: The nature of the experiment --
ch. 1. The amateur gentleman --
ch. 2. "The man and the hour have met" --
ch. 3. To protect the commonwealth --
ch. 4. The heroes come --
ch. 5. One-man show --
ch. 6. The Citadel --
ch. 7. The champion goes down --
ch. 8. Siesta --
ch. 9. A star falls --
ch. 10. Providence intervenes, at last --
ch. 11. "My Bonnie lies over the ocean" --
ch. 12 The favorite goes-up --
ch. 13. Lost enchantment --
ch. 14. The wolves gather --
ch. 15. Duel of the heroes --
ch. 16. The god emerges --
ch. 17. The war gets a slogan --
ch. 18. The favorite far away --
ch. 19. Plumes and corn bread --
ch. 20. Arrangements for disaster --
ch. 21. Gentlemen, place your bets --
ch. 22. Innocents abroad --
ch. 23. "Let us cross over the river --
" --
ch. 24. And then there was one --
ch. 25. End of a mission --
ch. 26. We, the people --
ch. 27. I'd rather be president than right --
ch. 28. The laughing boys --
ch. 29. "Not mine, O Lord" --
ch. 30. A study in competence --
ch. 31. No villain need be --
ch. 32. "Eat, drink, and be merry --
" --
ch. 33. " --
For tomorrow you die" --
ch. 34. One against the odds --
ch. 35. Not with a whimper but a bang --
ch. 36. "Let the long, long procession go" --
Bibliography: How it happened.
Responsibility: by Clifford Dowdey.

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Civil War history from the vantage point of the Confederacy and the men who led the rebellion.

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