Searching for Stonewall Jackson : a quest for legacy in a divided America / Ben Cleary.

Author
Cleary, Ben (Ben C.) [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
First edition.
Published/​Created
  • New York : Twelve, 2019.
  • ©2019
Description
vi, 375 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm

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Summary note
"Historian Ben Cleary takes readers beyond the legend of Stonewall Jackson and directly onto the Civil War battlefields on which he fought, and where a country once again finds itself at a crossroads"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-342) and index.
Contents
  • The soundtrack of southern victory
  • After the battle
  • All things work together
  • Fearful odds
  • Icicles of blood
  • An insubordinate frenzy
  • A dazzling glimpse
  • Following the footsteps
  • Spirits of the place
  • God blessed our arms
  • An unconscious poet
  • A talent for retreat
  • The lion's mouth
  • A lost battlefield
  • The dead thick as blackbirds
  • Their backs to the mountain
  • The tired man
  • Men falling continually
  • Bloody ground
  • The prize within their reach
  • A melancholy field
  • Leaving Richmond
  • Jackson is with you!
  • A strange, mysterious splendor
  • A trail of cemeteries
  • A brief pursuit
  • The fortunes of war
  • The most deadly fire
  • The certainty of death
  • Pain and happiness
  • War so terrible
  • A piece of gold braid
  • Moss neck and belvoir
  • The fallen sword
  • Let us cross over the river.
ISBN
  • 9781455535804 ((hardcover))
  • 145553580X ((hardcover))
LCCN
2018048735
OCLC
1077482287
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