tag

History of Morgan's Cavalry

By: Basil Wilson Duke
Published By: Double9 Books
Paperback
Regular
Rs. 649.00
Sale
Rs. 649.00
Regular
Sold Out
Unit Price
per 
SKU

About the Book

"History of Morgan's Cavalry" by Basil Wilson Duke offers a comprehensive exploration of Confederate cavalry operations during the American Civil War. As a seminal work in military history and biography, Duke delves into the strategic maneuvers, raiding tactics, and guerrilla warfare employed by Morgan's cavalry in the Southern states, particularly in Kentucky. Through detailed accounts of battles and military campaigns, Duke sheds light on the leadership prowess of Confederate generals, providing insight into their decision-making processes and the challenges they faced against the Union army. The book serves as both a biography of Morgan's cavalry and a testament to the bravery and resilience of Southern soldiers during this tumultuous period. Duke's narrative skillfully combines historical analysis with personal accounts, offering readers a nuanced understanding of the complexities of Civil War-era warfare. From daring raids to strategic engagements, "History of Morgan's Cavalry" illuminates the crucial role played by Confederate cavalry in shaping the course of the conflict. With its meticulous attention to detail and rich historical context, Duke's work stands as a vital resource for scholars and enthusiasts alike, providing a compelling narrative of courage, sacrifice, and military ingenuity during one of the most pivotal periods in American history.

Read more

Premium quality
Easy Return
Certified product
Secure Checkout
Money back guarantee
On time delivery

About Author

Basil Wilson Duke

Basil Wilson Duke was a Kentucky lawyer who also served as a Confederate general during the American Civil War. He went on to become a well-known historian. His most noteworthy role throughout the conflict was second-in-command to his brother-in-law, John Hunt Morgan. Duke authored a popular account of Morgan's Raid in 1863. He took over Morgan's command in 1864, after the latter was murdered by US soldiers. After fleeing Richmond, Virginia, through the Carolinas, Duke became one of Confederate President Jefferson Davis' bodyguards at the end of the war. Basil Wilson Duke was a Kentucky lawyer who also served as a Confederate general during the American Civil War. He went on to become a well-known historian. His most noteworthy role throughout the conflict was second-in-command to his brother-in-law, John Hunt Morgan. Duke authored a popular account of Morgan's Raid in 1863. He took over Morgan's command in 1864, after the latter was murdered by US soldiers. After fleeing Richmond, Virginia, through the Carolinas, Duke became one of Confederate President Jefferson Davis' bodyguards at the end of the war. Duke has had a long-lasting impact as a historian who chronicled the Confederate experience. As a historian, he helped establish the Filson Historical Society in Louisville, Kentucky, and spearheaded efforts to preserve the Shiloh battlefield.

Read more

Product Details

  • Publisher: Double 9 Books
  • Publishing Year: 2024
  • Language: English
  • Paperback: 426pages
  • ISBN-10: 9362763486
  • ISBN-13: 9789362763488
  • Item Weight: 553.8g
  • Dimension : 216 x 140 x 23.4mm
  • Reading age: 10+
  • Country of Origin : India
  • Importer: Double 9 Books
  • Packer: Double 9 Books
  • Book Type : History / Military / General