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Embattled Courage: The Experience of Combat in the American Civil War. New York: Free Press, 1987. Litwack, Leon. Been in the Storm So Long: The Aftermath of Slavery. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1979. Macdonald, John. Great Battles of the Civil War. New York: Macmillan, 1988. Macmillan Encylopedia of the Confederacy. New York: Macmillan, 1998. Massey, Mary Elizabeth. Women in the Civil War. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1966. McFeely, William S. Grant: A Biography. New York: Norton, 1981.
But his war record ended up being a controversial one. For example, some critics believe that his decisions at the Battle of Shiloh (April 1862) prevented the South from gaining a major victory. In addition, Beauregard’s arrogance and political scheming made him very unpopular with Confederate president Jefferson Davis (1808–1889; see entry) and some other Southern military and political leaders. Pierre G. T. ” Confederate president Jefferson Davis Raised in a Creole household Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard was born on May 28, 1818, on his family’s plantation just south of New Orleans, Louisiana.
New York: Facts on File, 1993. Trelease, Allen W. Reconstruction: The Great Experiment. New York: Harper & Row, 1971. Trudeau, Noah Andre. Like Men of War: Black Troops in the Civil War, 1862–1865. Boston: Little, Brown, 1998. Venet, Wendy Hamand. Neither Ballots Nor Bullets: Women Abolitionists and the Civil War. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1991. Ward, Geoffrey C. The Civil War: An Illustrated History. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1990. Woodworth, Steven E. Jefferson Davis and His Generals.
American Civil War - Biographies, Volumes 1 and 2 combined by Kevin Hillstrom; Laurie Collier Hillstrom; Lawrence W Baker; Thomson Gale (Firm)