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A gentleman and an officer : a military and social history of James B. Griffin's civil war

Author: Judith N McArthur; Orville Vernon Burton
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is a collection of letters from James B. Griffin, a wealthy planter from Edgfield, South Carolina. With a strong introduction from the editors, this book recounts an officer's Civil War  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Personal narratives
Records and correspondence
Personal narratives, Confederate
Named Person: James B Griffin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Judith N McArthur; Orville Vernon Burton
ISBN: 0195093119 9780195093117 0195093127 9780195093124
OCLC Number: 799730038
Description: 1 vol. (XVIII-362 p.) : ill. ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Judith N. McArthur, Orville Vernon Burton.

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a fresh and valuable insight into the war and Confederate life ... The book is well edited and guaranteed to be politically correct. * Contemporary Review, Vol. 271, No. 1581 *

 
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