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They called him Stonewall

Burke Davis

They called him Stonewall

a life of Lt. General T. J. Jackson, C.S.A.

by Burke Davis

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Published by Rinehart in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Confederate States of America
    • Subjects:
    • Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863,
    • Confederate States of America. Army -- Biography,
    • Soldiers -- Confederate States of America -- Biography

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE467.1.J15 D27 1954
      The Physical Object
      Pagination470 p.
      Number of Pages470
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6154577M
      LC Control Number54007921

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They Called Him Stonewall: A Life of Lieutenant General T.J. Jackson, C.S.A. Paperback – J by/5(65). Burke Davis' Stonewall is one such book. Like Catton, Davis is an atmospheric writer with sympathy for the troops on both sides.

He's weaker, however, in representing the plight of the slaves. They're just occasionally in the background, Jackson himself being represented as a beloved slavemaster/5. Based on a wealth of first-person sources, including Jackson’s private papers and correspondences, and the memoirs of family, friends, and colleagues, They Called Him Stonewall is a masterful portrait of the man behind the : Open Road Media.

They Called Him Stonewall: A Life of Lieutenant General T. Jackson, C.S.A. Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Burke Davis (Author), Christopher Hurt (Narrator), Blackstone Audio, Inc. /5(63). Based on a wealth of first-person sources, including Jackson’s private papers and correspondences, and the memoirs of family, friends, and colleagues, They Called Him Stonewall is a masterful portrait of the man behind the myth/5(5).

They Calle Him Stonewall The book is an excellent account of the period in the Civil War in which Stonewall Jackson served the Confederacy and his major contribution to its' early successes; and the loss that Robert E. Lee felt after the death of Stonewall. but before he proved himself, they called him ""Tom Fool"" and the ""Lemon Squeezer""- and Burke Davis' biography points out both the genius of the general and the eccentricities of the man-the former which is so overwhelmingly to outweigh the latter.

The narrative opens with Jackson presiding over the execution of John Brown after Harper's Ferry. One has to remember however that this book was first published ina time when the cult of the lost cause was still very much alive and kicking.

This is a prime example of civil war literature of that era. Davis actually shows a good deal of courage in that he did criticize the mighty Stonewall at all/5(5). Get this from a library. They called him Stonewall. [Burke Davis] -- Lt.

General T.J. "Stonewall" Jackson was once one of the most brilliant and enigmatic figures in the Civil War. He was a brilliant military strategist, peculiar and perfect, fearless in battle but. They Called Him Stonewall: A Life of Lieutenant General T. Jackson, CSA Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

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With the exception of Robert E. Lee, no Confederate general was more feared or admired than Thomas “Stonewall” Jac. Based on a wealth of first-person sources, including Jackson’s private papers and correspondences, and the memoirs of family, friends, and colleagues, They Called Him Stonewall is a masterful portrait of the man behind the myth.4/5.

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I know he was very upset at Stonewall's death and had served him up to that time. Mrs Jackson wrote "it was touching to see the genuine grief of his servant, Jim, who nursed him faithfully to the end".

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