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Author Wynstra, Roberta J

Title At the Forefront of Lee's Invasion : Retribution, Plunder, and Clashing Cultures on Richard S. Ewell's Road to Gettysburg
Published Ashland : The Kent State University Press, 2018


Description 1 online resource (314 pages)
Series Civil War Soldiers and Strategies
Civil War soldiers and strategies.
Contents Intro; Halftitle Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: "We Have Our Wishes Gratified"; 1. "A Fair Opportunity to Strike a Blow"; 2. "A Worthy Successor of Jackson"; 3. "Quite a Brilliant Little Affair"; 4. "A Thunderbolt from a Cloudless Sky"; 5. "Cold Indeed Was Our Reception"; 6. "Wherever Ewell Leads, We Can Follow"; 7. "No Signs of Sympathy with the Rebels"; 8. "Going Back into the Union"; 9. "These People Certainly Must Have Lived like Lords"; 10. "No Army Ever Fared Better"; 11. "Enough to Frighten Us All to Death."
12. "Our Army Left a Mark Everywhere It Went"13. "I Want My Requisitions Filled at Once"; 14. "We Did Not Come Here for Nothing"; 15. "The General Was Quite Testy"; 16. "We Had No Idea of Our Destination"; Epilogue: "The General Results ... Are Not All Unsatisfactory"; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary "This is about the 1863 invasion of Pennsylvania through the eyes of the soldiers and civilians who experienced it"-- Provided by publisher
Notes Print version record
Subject Ewell, Richard Stoddert, 1817-1872.
Ewell, Richard Stoddert, 1817-1872
Gettysburg Campaign, 1863.
Military campaigns
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.
United States
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781631013379