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The guerrilla hunters : irregular conflicts during the Civil War / edited by Brian D. McKnight & Barton A. Myers ; foreword by Kenneth W. Noe ; afterword by Daniel E. Sutherland.

Contributor(s): McKnight, Brian Dallas [editor,, author.] | Myers, Barton A, 1980- [editor,, author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: Conflicting worlds: Publisher: Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [2017]Description: xx, 399 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780807164976 (cloth : alk. paper); 0807164976 (cloth : alk. paper).Subject(s): United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Underground movements | United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns | Guerrilla warfare -- United States -- History -- 19th century | Guerrillas -- United States -- History -- 19th century | American Civil War (1861-1865) | Guerrilla warfare | Guerrillas | Military campaigns | Underground movements, War | United States | Guerilla | Sezessionskrieg 1861-1865 | USA | 1800-1899Genre/Form: History.DDC classification: 973.7/3
Contents:
Foreword / Kenneth W. Noe -- Introduction: guerrilla warfare's place in the history of the American Civil War / Brian D. McKnight and Barton A. Myers -- Partisan ranger petitions and the confederacy's authorized guerrilla service / Barton A. Myers -- Finding the guerrillas: the power of shadow and perception in the Appalachian theater / Brian D. McKnight -- Nathan Bedford Forrest and guerrilla war / Brian Steel Wills -- Home rebels, amnesty, and antiguerrilla operations in Kentucky in 1864 / Stephen Rockenbach -- "Who is 'Tinker Dave' Beaty?": hunting guerrilla social networks / Aaron Astor -- The irregular war in Loudoun County, Virginia / Scott Thompson -- American warlord: reconsidering "guerrilla" leader John Gatewood / Adam H. Domby -- The Union war on women / Lisa Tendrich Frank -- Guerrilla warfare and the environment in the trans-Mississippi theater / Matthew M. Stith -- Irregular naval warfare along the lower Mississippi / Laura June Davis -- Whiskey, wild men, and Missouri's guerrilla war / Joseph M. Beilein Jr -- Larkin M. Skaggs and the massacre(s) at Lawrence / Matthew C. Hulbert -- A spatial approach to Civil War Missouri's domestic supply line / Andrew Fialka -- Challenging the Union citizen-soldier ideal / Andrew F. Lang -- War guerrillas in a global, comparative context / Earl J. Hess -- Afterword / Daniel E. Sutherland.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-377) and index.

Foreword / Kenneth W. Noe -- Introduction: guerrilla warfare's place in the history of the American Civil War / Brian D. McKnight and Barton A. Myers -- Partisan ranger petitions and the confederacy's authorized guerrilla service / Barton A. Myers -- Finding the guerrillas: the power of shadow and perception in the Appalachian theater / Brian D. McKnight -- Nathan Bedford Forrest and guerrilla war / Brian Steel Wills -- Home rebels, amnesty, and antiguerrilla operations in Kentucky in 1864 / Stephen Rockenbach -- "Who is 'Tinker Dave' Beaty?": hunting guerrilla social networks / Aaron Astor -- The irregular war in Loudoun County, Virginia / Scott Thompson -- American warlord: reconsidering "guerrilla" leader John Gatewood / Adam H. Domby -- The Union war on women / Lisa Tendrich Frank -- Guerrilla warfare and the environment in the trans-Mississippi theater / Matthew M. Stith -- Irregular naval warfare along the lower Mississippi / Laura June Davis -- Whiskey, wild men, and Missouri's guerrilla war / Joseph M. Beilein Jr -- Larkin M. Skaggs and the massacre(s) at Lawrence / Matthew C. Hulbert -- A spatial approach to Civil War Missouri's domestic supply line / Andrew Fialka -- Challenging the Union citizen-soldier ideal / Andrew F. Lang -- War guerrillas in a global, comparative context / Earl J. Hess -- Afterword / Daniel E. Sutherland.

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<p>Brian D. McKnight, professor of history at the University of Virginia?s College at Wise, is the author of Contested Borderland: The Civil War in Appalachian Kentucky and Virginia and Confederate Outlaw: Champ Ferguson and the Civil War in Appalachia.</p> <br> <p>Barton A. Myers is an associate professor of history at Washington and Lee University.He is the author of Executing Daniel Bright: Race, Loyalty, and Guerrilla Violence in a Coastal Carolina Community, 1861-1865 and Rebels Against the Confederate: North Carolina's Unionists.</p>

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