I Rode with Stonewall

I Rode with Stonewall Stonewall Jackson depended on him General Lee complimented him Union soldiers admired him and women in Maryland Virginia and even Pennsylvania adored him Henry Kyd Douglas During and shortly after t

  • Title: I Rode with Stonewall
  • Author: Henry Kyd Douglas
  • ISBN: 9780807866658
  • Page: 162
  • Format: ebook
  • Stonewall Jackson depended on him General Lee complimented him Union soldiers admired him and women in Maryland, Virginia, and even Pennsylvania adored him Henry Kyd Douglas During and shortly after the Civil War Douglas set down his experiences of great men and great days In resonant prose, he wrote simply and intimately, covering the full emotional spectrum of a soStonewall Jackson depended on him General Lee complimented him Union soldiers admired him and women in Maryland, Virginia, and even Pennsylvania adored him Henry Kyd Douglas During and shortly after the Civil War Douglas set down his experiences of great men and great days In resonant prose, he wrote simply and intimately, covering the full emotional spectrum of a soldier s life Here is one of the finest and most remarkable stories to come out of any war, written wholly firsthand from notes and diaries made on the battlefield.

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    1. A brilliant combination of history, youthful humor, and solemn reflections! I enjoyed this fast-paced Civil War memoir. Overall, it seems fairly accurate when compared to other primary sources, but there are a few dates that I think are incorrect. Of course, personal opinion of the writer tends to heavily influence memoirs and I while I didn't agree with Douglas on everything, at least it was very clear what he believed.A nice collection of stories from one of the youngest staff officers of the [...]

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