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Custer and the Front Royal executions of 1864, Jay W. Simson

Label
Custer and the Front Royal executions of 1864
Title
Custer and the Front Royal executions of 1864
Statement of responsibility
Jay W. Simson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For more than 140 years most have accepted the claim by Confederate Colonel John S. Mosby that George Armstrong Custer bears all of the guilt associated with the executions of six of Mosby's Rangers at Front Royal, Virginia on September 23, 1864. This book challenges that through a look at events and persons involved
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Simson, Jay W.
Dewey number
973.7/37
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E477.33
LC item number
.S56 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shenandoah Valley Campaign, 1864 (August-November)
  • Custer, George A.
  • Executions and executioners
  • Front Royal (Va.)
  • United States
  • Confederate States of America
  • Mosby, John Singleton
Target audience
adult
Label
Custer and the Front Royal executions of 1864, Jay W. Simson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-197) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3
  • What Sheridan Intended
  • 33
  • 4
  • With Torbert in the Luray Valley
  • 44
  • 5
  • Mosby's Story
  • 53
  • 6
  • Introduction: Custer at Front Royal
  • Where Was Custer?
  • 63
  • 7
  • Who Gave the Orders?
  • 74
  • 8
  • Mosby's Revenge
  • 86
  • 9
  • How Did Mosby Get It Wrong?
  • 1
  • 95
  • 10
  • Why They Never Said a Word
  • 104
  • 11
  • A Question of Character
  • 115
  • Postscript: Custer Exonerated?
  • 133
  • Appendix I
  • 1
  • George Armstrong Custer: Hero or Goat?
  • 151
  • Appendix II
  • Autie and Libbie: Romance or Sham?
  • 159
  • Appendix III
  • Custer's Second Atrocity: The Washita
  • 176
  • Incident at Front Royal
  • 11
  • 2
  • Battle of Fisher's Hill
  • 20
Control code
ocn228608094
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 204 pages
Isbn
9780786439737
Lccn
2008041730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
973.737 SI58 ; P ; XX-N ; C0901BT8(GV).
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 228608094
  • (Sirsi) 228608094
  • (OCoLC)228608094
Label
Custer and the Front Royal executions of 1864, Jay W. Simson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-197) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3
  • What Sheridan Intended
  • 33
  • 4
  • With Torbert in the Luray Valley
  • 44
  • 5
  • Mosby's Story
  • 53
  • 6
  • Introduction: Custer at Front Royal
  • Where Was Custer?
  • 63
  • 7
  • Who Gave the Orders?
  • 74
  • 8
  • Mosby's Revenge
  • 86
  • 9
  • How Did Mosby Get It Wrong?
  • 1
  • 95
  • 10
  • Why They Never Said a Word
  • 104
  • 11
  • A Question of Character
  • 115
  • Postscript: Custer Exonerated?
  • 133
  • Appendix I
  • 1
  • George Armstrong Custer: Hero or Goat?
  • 151
  • Appendix II
  • Autie and Libbie: Romance or Sham?
  • 159
  • Appendix III
  • Custer's Second Atrocity: The Washita
  • 176
  • Incident at Front Royal
  • 11
  • 2
  • Battle of Fisher's Hill
  • 20
Control code
ocn228608094
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 204 pages
Isbn
9780786439737
Lccn
2008041730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
973.737 SI58 ; P ; XX-N ; C0901BT8(GV).
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 228608094
  • (Sirsi) 228608094
  • (OCoLC)228608094

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