Alexander Neil and the Last Shenandoah Valley Campaign: Letters of an Army Surgeon to His Family, 1864

Alexander Neil and the Last Shenandoah Valley Campaign: Letters of an Army Surgeon to His Family, 1864

by Alexander Neil
     
 
New Market, Winchester, and Cedar Creek are names that stand out among the important battles of the 1864 Shenandoah Campaign. Assistant Surgeon Alexander Neil of the 12th West Virginia Regiment was there. His observations, insights, and descriptions of that campaign provide an important perspective, not only on regimental life in the Valley Campaign, but also on the

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New Market, Winchester, and Cedar Creek are names that stand out among the important battles of the 1864 Shenandoah Campaign. Assistant Surgeon Alexander Neil of the 12th West Virginia Regiment was there. His observations, insights, and descriptions of that campaign provide an important perspective, not only on regimental life in the Valley Campaign, but also on the practice of medicine during the Civil War.

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Moving back in time, James Lucas's Hitler's Enforcers: Leaders of the German War Machine 1939-1945 traces the lives, careers and tactics of 15 top Nazi military leaders, including Rommel, Kesselring and von Manstein. Illustrations. And from yet further in the past come the letters of Union army surgeon Alexander Neil to his family, collected in Alexander Neil and the Last Shenandoah Valley Campaign, edited by Richard R. Duncan. Illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780942597950
Publisher:
White Mane Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/01/1996
Pages:
140
Product dimensions:
6.22(w) x 9.24(h) x 0.70(d)

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