Crabb, Martha L., 1928-

All afire to fight : the untold tale of the Civil War's Ninth Texas Cavalry / Martha L. Crabb. - 1st ed. - New York : Post Road Press, 2000. - xxxv, 423 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 308-410) and index.

All Afire to Fight Yankee Indians The Seat of War A West Point General Infantrymen Cannon Fodder Horses! Horses! Glorious Tennessee Guard Duty A Texas Ranger Stalling Sherman Paying the Piper Riding with Forrest Duty Done Chapter 1 1 -- Chapter 2 15 -- Chapter 3 43 -- Chapter 4 55 -- Chapter 5 86 -- Chapter 6 107 -- Chapter 7 125 -- Chapter 8 144 -- Chapter 9 162 -- Chapter 10 190 -- Chapter 11 212 -- Chapter 12 241 -- Chapter 13 259 -- Chapter 14 284.

Uses letters, journal entries, family stories, and official war records to chronicle the experiences of the soldiers who served in the Ninth Texas Cavalry during the Civil War.

038097794X (hardcover : alk. paper) 9780380977949 (hardcover : alk. paper)

99042903


Confederate States of America. Army. Texas Cavalry Regiment, 9th.


United States--History--Regimental histories.--Civil War, 1861-1865
Texas--History--Regimental histories.--Civil War, 1861-1865

E580.6 9th / .C7 2000

973.7/464