Schofield: Union general in the Civil War and Reconstruction [by] James L. McDonough.
By: McDonough, James L.Material type: TextPublisher: Tallahassee, Florida State University Press, 1972Description: x, 208 pages illustrations 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeSubject(s): Schofield, John McAllister, 1831-1906 | United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns | Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- VirginiaDDC classification: 355.3/31/0924 | B
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Based in part on the author's thesis, Florida State University, 1966.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-200).
The prelude -- The professor goes to war -- "And all for nothing" -- On to Little Rock -- "The most revolting hostilities" -- Marching with Sherman -- West Point classmates -- eleven years later -- Schofield, Thomas, and the "siege" of Nashville -- The thing comes to an end -- Reconstruction in Virginia -- An appreciation.
The author introduces Schofield, who was only twenty-nine years old when the Civil War started. He develops Schofield's career from his first taste of combat at the Battle of Wilson Creek, through the period when he was Commander of the Department of the Missouri, to the end of the war with an account of Schofield's work in Virginia as Military Diector of Reconstruction in the First District.