|LC Classifications||E546.5 .O2 1961|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 234 p.|
|Number of Pages||234|
|LC Control Number||61010044|
A wonderful reference on Confederate cavlry groups and actions west of the Mississippi River. This book presents and overall picture with good detail in some areas and can serve, if the reader so desires, as a springboard into more detailed readings on the subject/5(8). Confederate Cavalry west of the river. Austin, University of Texas Press  (OCoLC) Online version: Oates, Stephen B. Confederate Cavalry west of the river. Austin, University of Texas Press  (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Stephen B Oates. CONFEDERATE CAVALRY WEST OF THE RIVER. Unknown Binding – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device Manufacturer: U. Of Tx. Throughout the war Confederate cavalry west of the River performed well in almost any capacity: as train guards, as scouts and reconnoitering patrols, as screens for the main army, as raiding forces, and even as infantry. In the battles at Pea Ridge and Prairie Grove, Arkansas, cavalrymen fought on foot and were every bit as good at it as the.
A wonderful reference on Confederate cavlry groups and actions west of the Mississippi River. This book presents and overall picture with good detail in some areas and can serve, if the reader so desires, as a springboard into more detailed readings on the subject/5(7). Buy the Paperback Book Confederate Cavalry West of the River by Stephen B. Oates at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. Edmund Kirby Smith ( – Ma ) was a career United States Army officer who fought in the Mexican–American later joined the Confederate States Army in the Civil War, and was promoted to general in the first months of the war. He was notable for his command of the Trans-Mississippi Department after the fall of Vicksburg to the United States. These refugees formed Tennessee's first Union cavalry regiments during early , followed shortly thereafter by others organized in Union-occupied Middle and West Tennessee. In Homegrown Yankees, the first book-length study of Union cavalry from a Confederate state, James Alex Baggett tells the remarkable story of Tennessee's loyal mounted 4/5(1).
Apple Books Preview. Local Nav Open Menu Local Nav Close Menu. Top Books Top Audiobooks Oprah’s Book Club Confederate Cavalry West of the River. Stephen B. Oates. $; $; Publisher Description. The development and activities of a hitherto unpublicized segment of the Confederate cavalry. GENRE. History. RELEASED. July 22 LANGUAGE. The Methodology. The first step to this project was coming up with a list of engagements to examine. To avoid complete subjectivity, I began by looking at the Civil War Sites Advisory Commission’s list of CWSAC was a Congressionally-appointed committee meant to “identify significant Civil War sites, determine their condition, assess threats to their integrity, and. Confederate Cavalry West Of The River by Stephen B Oates. Paperback (Reprint) $ Paperback. $ NOOK Book. This classic story seeks to illuminate a little-known theater of the Civil War—the cavalry battles of the Trans-Mississippi West, a region that included Missouri, Arkansas, Texas, the Indian Territory, and part of Pages: Stephen B. Oates traces the successes and defeats of the cavalry; its brief reinvigoration under John S. "Rip" Ford, who fought and won the last battle of the war at Palmetto Ranch; and finally, the disintegration of this once-proud fighting force. Confederate Cavalry West of the River (Paperback)Brand: Stephen B Oates.