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Author Rhea, Gordon C.

Title Carrying the flag : the story of private Charles Whilden, the Confederacy's unlikely hero / Gordon C. Rhea.

Publication Info. New York : Basic Books, [2004]
2004

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Cherry Valley PLD Adult Non-Fiction - CHVY-11  973.7 RHE    AVAILABLE
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  E476.52 .R4745 2003    AVAILABLE
Description v, 279 pages : maps ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The fate of two nations -- A city by a harbor -- Life among scoundrels and grasshoppers -- A desert blasted by fire -- General Lee's shock troops -- An eerie, inhospitable region -- Like a Saturday evening market in Augusta -- A mortifying disaster -- Death was always present -- The mule shoe -- A human flag pole -- Under a spreading oak.
Subject Whilden, Charles Edmonston, 1824-1866.
Confederate States of America. Army. South Carolina Infantry Regiment, 1st.
Spotsylvania Court House, Battle of, Va., 1864.
Soldiers -- South Carolina -- Biography.
Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.
South Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories.
Charleston (S.C.) -- Biography.
ISBN 0465069568 alkaline paper

 
    
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