1880 1ed Memoirs of John Bell Hood Confederate CSA Advance & Retreat Civil War
Memoirs of John Bell Hood Confederate CSA Advance & Retreat Civil War. Throughout the latter-half of the 19. Century, several autobiographical memoirs were written and published by important and high-profile Civil War figures such as Ulysses S Grant, Philip Sheridan, William Sherman, and Jefferson Davis. However, there were other such collections that did not garner the appeal of Grant and Sheridan Confederate General John Bell Hoods memoirs were published under the title Advance and Retreat. This memoir was written following the Civil War, mostly as a response to critical accusations made against his commanding style. Personal experiences in the United States and Confederate States armies. New Orleans, Published for the Hood Orphan Memorial Fund [by] G.
Collation: Complete with all pages. References: Howes H 622; Eicher 240; Nevins II, p.
Nevins: The controversial and sometimes bitter memoirs of a maimed Confederate general. Binding: Leather; tight and secure. 9in X 6in (22cm x 15.5cm). The item "1880 1ed Memoirs of John Bell Hood Confederate CSA Advance & Retreat Civil War" is in sale since Monday, June 17, 2019. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "schilb_antique_books" and is located in Columbia, Missouri. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Year Printed: 1880
- Topic: Civil War (1861-65)
- Binding: Leather
- Region: North America
- Author: HOOD, John Bell
- Subject: Americana
- Original/Facsimile: Original
- Language: English
- Publisher: Hood Orphan Memorial Fund [by] G. Beauregard
- Place of Publication: New Orleans
- Special Attributes: 1st Edition