Jefferson Davis and his generals : the failure of Confederate command in the West / Steven E. Woodworth.
By: Woodworth, Steven E.Material type: TextSeries: Modern war studies: Publisher: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, c1990Description: xv, 380 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0700604618 (alk. paper) :; 9780700604616 (alk. paper).Subject(s): Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 -- Military leadership | Mississippi River Valley -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns | United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns | Generals -- Confederate States of America | Confederate States of America. Army -- History | Confederate States of America Army History | Davis, Jefferson 1808-1889 Military leadership | Generals Confederate States of America | Mississippi River Valley History Civil War, 1861-1865 Campaigns | United States History Civil War, 1861-1865 CampaignsAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Jefferson Davis and his generals.DDC classification: 973.7/462 Also issued online.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-372) and index.
The man and the hour -- Organizing the Western theater -- Kentucky -- The coming of Albert Sidney Johnston -- The gateway to East Tennessee -- Collapse -- Shiloh -- The Gibraltar of the West -- Bragg moves north -- Unified command -- Winter of discontent -- The fall of Vicksburg -- The loss of Tennessee -- To Atlanta and beyond -- The Commander in Chief.
Also issued online.
Examines the relationship of the Confederate generals with Jefferson Davis and each other, on and off the battlefield.