280 pp., 6.125 x 9.25, 35 illus., 2 maps, notes, bibl., index
Paperback ISBN: 978-0-8078-5768-7
Published: March 2010
eBook ISBN: 978-0-8078-6246-9
Published: November 2003
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The contributors are Jonathan M. Berkey, Keith S. Bohannon, Peter S. Carmichael, Gary W. Gallagher, A. Cash Koeniger, R. E. L. Krick, Robert K. Krick, and William J. Miller.
About the Author
Gary W. Gallagher is John L. Nau III Professor of History at the University of Virginia. He is author, most recently, of Lee and His Army in Confederate History.
For more information about Gary W. Gallagher, visit the Author Page.
"A valuable look on an important aspect of the war in the East in 1862."--The NYMAS Review
"This book is of real interest. The writing is good, the research strong."--Louisiana History
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