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8 edition of The Death of a Confederate Colonel found in the catalog.

The Death of a Confederate Colonel

Civil War Stories and a Novella

by Pat Carr

  • 74 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by University of Arkansas Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical adventure,
  • Short stories,
  • War fiction,
  • Historical - General,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Historical,
  • Historical fiction, American,
  • War stories, American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages161
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12082914M
    ISBN 101557288356
    ISBN 109781557288356
    OCLC/WorldCa76074398

    Colonel Joshua L. Chamberlain is practically the only Union voice in the novel. Chamberlain is not a general, as are most of the major characters on the Confederate side. He is only a colonel, the leader of a regiment. There are a number of reasons that the novel follows Chamberlain’s point of view when presenting the Union side. The Death of Colonel Ellsworth an 8- by foot Confederate flag—large enough to be seen by spyglass from the White House—had been visible in .

    James Longstreet (January 8, – January 2, ) was one of the foremost Confederate generals of the American Civil War and the principal subordinate to General Robert E. Lee, who called him his "Old War Horse".He served under Lee as a corps commander for most of the famous battles fought by the Army of Northern Virginia in the Eastern Theater, and briefly with Battles/wars: Mexican–American War, .   A classic Civil War memoir, Co. Aytch is the work of a natural storyteller who balances the horror of war with an irrepressible sense of humor and a sharp eye for the lighter side of battle. It is a testament to one man’s enduring humanity, courage, and wisdom in the midst of death and destruction. Early in May , twenty-one-year-old Sam R. Watkins of /5(5).

    Francis Dawson died in , prompting Sarah to join their son, Warrington Dawson, in Paris, where she lived until her death in Although Sarah Dawson originally requested that her six-volume diary be destroyed upon her death, she later deeded the set to her son, who had the first four volumes published as A Confederate Girl's Diary in Donald Stith - Confederate colonel. The study of history can be as much about frustration as it is fulfillment. Sometimes there are just no answers to be had. Take Donald Stith. In our records, he is fairly anonymous, the best piece of data we have on him is an Austin American obituary for him from He was an inmate at the Confederate Men.


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"Allardice provides detailed biographical information on 1, Confederate colonels, both staff and line officers and members of all armies.

In his introduction, he explains how one became a colonel -- the mustering process, election of officers, reorganizing of regiments -- and discusses problems of the nominating process, seniority, and "rank inflation""--Provided by publisher. Allan Gurganus's Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All became an instant classic upon its publication.

Critics and readers alike fell in love with the voice of ninety-nine-year-old Lucy Marsden, one of the most entertaining and loquacious heoines in American literature/5.

At its heart, Confederate Colonels provides readers with short biographical sketches [see example below] of the 1, officers who ended their military careers at the rank of full colonel.

In his lengthy introduction, Allardice notes and analyzes many of the difficulties (e.g. poor records, incomplete records, duplication, honorary ranks, rank. Publisher of The Confederate Colonel and The Southern Agrarian blogs.

President/Owner of Adjutant Workshop, Inc., Vice President - Gather The Fragments Bible Mission, Inc. (Sierra Leone, West Africa), Webmaster - Military Order of The Stars and Bars, Kentucky Colonel. The Death of a Confederate Colonel by Pat Carr,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(10).

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Dramatically compelling and historically informed, the stories in acclaimed author Pat Carr's latest collection, The Death of a Confederate Colonel, take us into the lives of those left behind during the Civil War. These stories, all with Arkansas settings, are filled with the trauma of the killing, the dying, and the horrendous wounds of the war.

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These stories, all with Arkansas settings, are filled with the trauma of the time. Diary of a Union soldier --Slave quarters --Waiting for Gideon Prince --The death of a Confederate Colonel --The mistress --The return --The Confederate wife --Bringing Travis home --Leaving Gilead.

Responsibility: by Pat Carr. More information: Table of contents. Colonel Richard Henry Lee, C.S.A. “Let danger never turn you aside from the pursuit of honor or the service to your country Know that death is inevitable and the fame of virtue is immortal” Robert E.

Lee “The Slave must be made fit for his freedom by education and discipline, and thus made unfit for slavery. The title story, “Death of a Confederate Colonel,” shows the brutal results of the Civil War through the heart-wrenching decisions required at a makeshift medical base where the limitations of medical supplies and expertise prevented adequate treatment.

“The Mistress” provides a change of pace as the reader views a short scene. James Johnston Pettigrew (July 4, – J ) was an author, lawyer, linguist, diplomat, and a Confederate general in the American Civil War.

He was one of three division commanders in the disastrous assault known as Pickett's Charge on the final day of the Battle of s/wars: American Civil War, Battle of Gettysburg. The Diaries Left Behind by Confederate Soldiers Reveal the True Role of Enslaved Labor at Gettysburg what 19th-century Americans understood as a “Good Death.” The loss of Colonel Henry.

This listing shows the names and ranks of the Regular Army of the Confederate States of America (ASCA) officers, as well as their ranks in the volunteer Provisional Army of the Confederate States (PACS), if any.

These officers fought for the Confederate States during the American Civil War. These lists also show the final regular unit they served in, if known.* .Col. George Smith Patton Sr. (J – Septem ) was a Confederate colonel during the American Civil War. He was the grandfather of World War II general George S.

e/branch: United States Army. Amos McLemore's death is known as being the opening shot that sparked the insurrection against the Confederacy, spearheaded by Mississippi Unionists and Confederate deserters. -Renegade South Actor Thomas Francis Murphy (left) as Colonel Amos McLemore, who is believed to have been murdered by Newton Knight and two accomplices in the home of.