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Author Grierson, Benjamin Henry, 1826-1911.

Title A just and righteous cause [electronic resource] : Benjamin H. Grierson's Civil War memoir / edited by Bruce J. Dinges and Shirley A. Leckie.

Imprint Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 449 p., [10] p. of plates : ill., maps, ports.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 419-427) and index.
Contents An American boyhood -- Rallying around the flag -- Colonel of the 6th Illinois cavalry -- Scouting after guerillas in West Tennessee -- From Iuka to Holly Springs -- Grierson's raid -- The siege of Port Hudson -- Reorganizing the cavalry in West Tennessee -- The Meridian expedition -- Operations against Forrest -- Brice's Cross Roads -- A.J. Smith's operations in Mississippi -- Reorganization and controversy -- Raid on the Mobile and Ohio Railroad -- A visit to Washington -- Final operations -- Reconstruction duty -- Conclusion.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Grierson, Benjamin Henry, 1826-1911.
United States. Army -- Biography.
Generals -- United States -- Biography.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Cavalry operations.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Dinges, Bruce J.
Leckie, Shirley A., 1937-
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780809328598 (cloth alk. paper)
0809328593 (cloth alk. paper)
9780809387090 (e-book)

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