Camp Nelson, Kentucky: A Civil War History

Camp Nelson, Kentucky: A Civil War History

by Richard D. Sears

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780813122465
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
Publication date: 09/15/2007
Pages: 488
Sales rank: 1,275,234
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

Prefaceix
Sourcesix
Coverage and Principles of Selectionxi
Forms of Documentsxii
Editorial Methodxiv
Acknowledgmentsxvii
Historical Introductionixx
Notes to Introductionlxv
Abbreviationslxxxi
1.The Establishment of Camp Nelson and the Invasion of East Tennessee1
2.Black Recruitment54
3.Soldiers, Missionaries, Refugees97
4.The Expulsion134
5.The Refugee Home182
6.Administrative Troubles and the Belle Mitchell Incident229
7.Closing the Camp274
8.Claiming the Remains329
Afterword375
Select Bibliography377
Index381

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