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Author French, Steve, author

Title Phantoms of the South Fork : Captain McNeill and his Rangers / Steve French
Published Kent, Ohio : The Kent State University Press, [2017]


Description 1 online resource
Series Civil War soldiers and strategies
Civil War soldiers and strategies.
Contents Prologue: Partisan Rangers -- The Missouri State Guard -- 1st Virginia Partisan Rangers -- Early exploits -- Capture of a hay train -- The Jones-Imboden Raid -- The Gettysburg Campaign -- Fight in a graveyard -- The Charlestown Raid and a wagon train fight -- Trouble with Rosser -- Bloomington and Piedmont -- The Timber Ridge Fight -- Johnson's Run and Springfield -- To the gates of Washington -- Helping McCausland -- Meems Bottom -- Kelley's Tigers -- Old Maid's Lane -- Punishing the Swamp Dragons -- Capture of a cavalier -- The kidnapping of the generals -- The getaway -- The Baker Place Fight and a train robbery -- End of the line -- Epilogue: after the war
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on November 21, 2017)
Subject McNeill, John Hanson, 1815-1864.
SUBJECT McNeill, John Hanson, 1815-1864 fast
Subject Confederate States of America. Army. McNeill Partisan Rangers.
SUBJECT Confederate States of America. Army. McNeill Partisan Rangers fast
Subject Guerrillas -- Confederate States of America -- Biography
Soldiers -- Confederate States of America -- Biography
Military campaigns
War -- Underground movements
SUBJECT United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Underground movements.
Potomac River, South Branch (Va.-W. Va.) -- History, Military -- 19th century
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.
Moorefield (W. Va.) -- Biography
Subject United States -- Potomac River (Virginia.-West Virginia : South Branch)
United States
United States -- Confederate States of America
West Virginia -- Moorefield
Genre/Form Biographies
Military history
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017025154
ISBN 9781631012662