Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Year of Glory - The Life and Battles of Jeb Stuart and his Cavalry, June 1862-June 1863, Monte Akers.

Looks at the year in which Stuart twice rode around McClellan, commanded in  major battles, and took command of 'Stonewall' Jackson's corps after he was mortally wounded. Gives a good feel for the glittering fa├žade of the Confederacy and the slow darkening of the mood as battle casualties began to pull apart Stuart's band of brothers.
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