"Artillery is the power puncher of any army, and, yet, unit histories are relatively rare. [This] is one of the few books written about a Confederate artillery unit, and it is one of the best."American Press
From Selma to Appomattox: The History of the Jeff Davis Artilleryby Lawrence R. Laboda
The history of the Jeff Davis Artillery is the story of a company of Alabamians who fought with valor and distinction for the Confederacy during more than three and a half years of active service. From Selma to Appomattox goes beyond the unit's combat record to explore its day to day challenges, including finding food, horses, even recruits, and their bouts with disease. 37 halftones. 27 maps.
- Oxford University Press, USA
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- 6.13(w) x 9.19(h) x 1.06(d)
Meet the Author
Lawrence Laboda, a graduate of Southampton College (Long Island, New York), has been a serious student of the Civil War for over twenty years. He currently resides in Mineola, New York.
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