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The Resource "A gentleman and an officer" : a military and social history of James B. Griffin's civil war, Judith N. McArthur, Orville Vernon Burton

"A gentleman and an officer" : a military and social history of James B. Griffin's civil war, Judith N. McArthur, Orville Vernon Burton

Label
"A gentleman and an officer" : a military and social history of James B. Griffin's civil war
Title
"A gentleman and an officer"
Title remainder
a military and social history of James B. Griffin's civil war
Statement of responsibility
Judith N. McArthur, Orville Vernon Burton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This work presents a collection of letters written by James B. Griffin, a wealthy planter from Edgfield, South Carolina, during the American Civil war. The book recounts an officer's experiences to provide both a social and military history
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McArthur, Judith N
Dewey number
973.7/42
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1825-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burton, Orville Vernon
  • Griffin, James B.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Griffin, James B
  • Confederate States of America
  • Confederate States of America
  • Soldiers
  • United States
  • United States
  • Confederate States of America
  • Edgefield (S.C.)
Label
"A gentleman and an officer" : a military and social history of James B. Griffin's civil war, Judith N. McArthur, Orville Vernon Burton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes a collection of letters from James B. Griffin to his wife during his tenure in the Confederate Army
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
List of Maps; Abbreviations Used in Notes; 1. "Without Counting the Cost"; 2. Fort Sumter to Manassas; 3. Guarding the Potomac Line; 4. Retreat to the Rappahannock; 5. The Peninsula Campaign; 6. Tour of Duty Ends; 7. On the Carolina Coast: Fifth Regiment South Carolina Reserves; 8. Fear of Invasion: Colonel of the First South Carolina Militia; 9. Edgefield and Texas: Rebuilding Identities; Appendix; Family Tree; Table A-1: Census Profile; Table A-2: Wealth of Edgefield Household Heads; Figure A-1: Distribution of Slaves and Slaveownership
Control code
ocn191952536
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 362 pages, [10] pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195093117
Note
Oxford University Press
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191952536
Label
"A gentleman and an officer" : a military and social history of James B. Griffin's civil war, Judith N. McArthur, Orville Vernon Burton
Publication
Note
Includes a collection of letters from James B. Griffin to his wife during his tenure in the Confederate Army
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
List of Maps; Abbreviations Used in Notes; 1. "Without Counting the Cost"; 2. Fort Sumter to Manassas; 3. Guarding the Potomac Line; 4. Retreat to the Rappahannock; 5. The Peninsula Campaign; 6. Tour of Duty Ends; 7. On the Carolina Coast: Fifth Regiment South Carolina Reserves; 8. Fear of Invasion: Colonel of the First South Carolina Militia; 9. Edgefield and Texas: Rebuilding Identities; Appendix; Family Tree; Table A-1: Census Profile; Table A-2: Wealth of Edgefield Household Heads; Figure A-1: Distribution of Slaves and Slaveownership
Control code
ocn191952536
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 362 pages, [10] pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195093117
Note
Oxford University Press
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191952536

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