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Cape Fear Confederates : the 18th North Carolina regiment in the Civil War

Author: James Massie Gillispie
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The 18th North Carolina was a part of two famous Confederate military machines. This history chronicles the regiment's exploits from its origins through combat to its surrender at Appomattox Court House. A roster of those surrendering officers and enlisted men and brief biographical sketches of those who fought with the regiment complete this account"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: History
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Massie Gillispie
ISBN: 9780786448470 0786448474
OCLC Number: 703210161
Description: v, 242 pages : illustration ; 23 cm
Contents: The 18th North Carolina's road to war --
Secession and the formation of the 18th North Carolina --
Seeing the elephant: Hanover Court House, Gaines's Mill, and Frayser's Farm --
Stonewall salutes the 18th: the Battle of Cedar Mountain --
Battling the "miscreant" Pope: Second Manassas and Chantilly/Ox Hill --
More hard marching: the Maryland Campaign --
A difficult way to end a year: fall and winter of 1862 --
The regiment loses its colonel and its colors: the bloody Battle of Chancellorsville --
Difficult days: the Gettysburg Campaign and the winter of 1863-1864 --
Desperate and relentless fighting: Wilderness to Cold Harbor --
Petersburg: the final campaign.
Responsibility: James Gillispie.
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"The 18th North Carolina was a part of two famous Confederate military machines. This history chronicles the regiment's exploits from its origins through combat to its surrender at Appomattox Court House. A roster of those surrendering officers and enlisted men and brief biographical sketches of those who fought with the regiment complete this account"--Provided by publisher.

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