Gunner with Stonewall: Reminiscences of William Thomas Poague

Gunner with Stonewall: Reminiscences of William Thomas Poague

by William Thomas Poague
     
 

A Confederate artillery officer, William Thomas Poague fought in General “Stonewall” Jackson’s campaigns in the Shenandoah Valley and at Second Manassas, Sharpsburg, Fredericksburg, and elsewhere. After Jackson’s death, Poague remained in the Army of Northern Virginia. Gunner with Stonewall sheds light on a neglected aspect of the Civil…  See more details below

Overview

A Confederate artillery officer, William Thomas Poague fought in General “Stonewall” Jackson’s campaigns in the Shenandoah Valley and at Second Manassas, Sharpsburg, Fredericksburg, and elsewhere. After Jackson’s death, Poague remained in the Army of Northern Virginia. Gunner with Stonewall sheds light on a neglected aspect of the Civil War, the role of the artillery in combat.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803287532
Publisher:
University of Nebraska Press
Publication date:
10/28/1998
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
201
Sales rank:
638,658
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.46(d)

Meet the Author

The notebooks containing these memoirs were edited by Monroe F. Cockrell, an expert on the Confederacy and graduate of Virginia Military Institute, and first published in 1957. A new introduction by Robert K. Krick has been added for this Bison Books edition. Krick is the author of Stonewall Jackson at Cedar Mountain and Conquering the Valley: Stonewall Jackson at Port Republic.

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