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Hampton's legion

When the Confederacy can no longer finance massive armies, Wade Hampton III, using his own money, started, financed, and supplied his own infantry, cavalry, and artillery to help fight the war.

Free state of Jones L'état libre de Jones
Blu-ray
2016
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The story of defiant Southern farmer, Newt Knight, and his extraordinary armed rebellion against the Confederacy.

Vicksburg : Grant's campaign that broke the Confederacy —Miller, Donald L., 1944- author.

The astonishing story of the longest and most decisive military campaign of the Civil War in Vicksburg, Mississippi, which opened the Mississippi River, split the Confederacy, freed tens of thousands of slaves, and made ...

Free State of Jones

In this historical war drama inspired by true events, Matthew McConaughey plays a Mississippi native named Newt Knight, who leads an armed rebellion of struggling farmers and slaves against the Confederacy during the Ame...

A Diary from Dixie : A Journal of the Confederacy, 1860-1865 —Chesnut, Mary Boykin, 1823-1886, author.
EBook
2020

Born into Southern aristocracy, Mary Boykin Chesnut (1823-86) married a rising star of the political scene who ultimately served as an aide to Confederate President Jefferson Davis. As a prominent hostess and popular gue...

Echoes of war

In post-Civil War Texas, two neighboring families are grieving tragic losses while they struggle to survive. The cattle-ranching McCluskeys have lost both a son and their entire herd to the war. The Rileys, who have loss...

The lonely trail

John Ashley, returning home from the war, finds that his presence is unwanted by his former neighbors, who had all sided with the Confederacy. Seedy carpetbagger, Benedict Holden and his army of thugs have taken control ...

The real horse soldiers : Benjamin Grierson's epic 1863 Civil War raid through Mississippi —Smith, Timothy B., 1974- author.
EBook
2018

"Between April 17 and May 2, 1863, Union cavalry colonel Benjamin H. Grierson led a brigade of horse soldiers on a raid through Mississippi. Not only did the raid break the main railroad supplying the Confederates at Vic...

Antietam essays on the 1862 Maryland Campaign
EBook
1989

The relative importance of Civil War campaigns is a matter for debate among historians and buffs alike. Gettysburg, Vicksburg, and Atlanta have their advocates. Gettysburg certainly maintains its hold on the popular imag...

A World On Fire Britain's Crucial Role In The American Civil War. —Foreman, Amanda.
EBook
2011

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER 10 BEST BOOKS THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW • 2011 NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The Washington Post The New Yorker Chicago Tribune The Economist Nancy Pearl, NPR B...

The Smoke At Dawn Civil War In The West Series, Book 3. —Shaara, Jeff.
EBook
2014

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Jeff Shaara returns to the Civil War terrain he knows so well, with the latest novel in the series that started with A Blaze of Glory and A Chain of Thunder . In The Smoke at Dawn , the l...

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