How Jo Shelbyï¿½s troops grew into the greatest Confederate cavalry brigade west of the Mississippi. Jo Shelbyï¿½s cavalry unit is considered by contemporary historians to have been one of the toughest cavalry units in the West. A descendant of one of Shelbyï¿½s Brigade members, Deryl P. Sellmeyer offers an objective and even-handed view of this impressive military leader and his men. The authorï¿...
Hardcover: 384 pages
Publisher: Pelican Publishing (July 15, 2007)
Product Dimensions: 6.5 x 1.5 x 9.2 inches
Amazon Rank: 1967028
Format: PDF ePub Text TXT fb2 book
- Deryl Sellmeyer epub
- Deryl Sellmeyer ebooks
- 1589804309 epub
- History pdf books
- 978-1589804302 pdf
Outstanding! Sellmeyer's scholarly yet dramatic narrative not only brings Jo Shelby's world to life. The Confederacy's Iron Brigade and its officers and men are placed in historical context, giving a riveting perspective on politics and strategy in t...
ong research of Shelbyï¿½s life and his principal officers is evident as he details the history of Shelbyï¿½s Brigade from its origin in Missouri through the end of the Civil War and its eventual disbandment in Mexico.