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Author Allardice, Bruce S.

Title Confederate colonels : a biographical register / Bruce S. Allardice.

Publication Info. Columbia : University of Missouri Press, [2008]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Bradley PL Adult Non-Fiction - BRBB-2  U.S. HISTORY CIVIL WAR Allardice    AVAILABLE
Description x, 436 pages ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Shades of blue and gray series
Shades of blue and gray series.
Summary "Allardice provides detailed biographical information on 1,583 Confederate colonels, both staff and line officers and members of all armies. In his introduction, he explains how one became a colonel -- the mustering process, election of officers, reorganizing of regiments -- and discusses problems of the nominating process, seniority, and "rank inflation"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Confederate States of America. Army -- Officers -- Biography.
Confederate States of America. Army -- Organization.
Confederate States of America. Army -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc.
Soldiers -- Confederate States of America -- Biography.
Sezessionskrieg (1861-1865).
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Biography.
United States -- Südstaaten.
ISBN 9780826218094 alkaline paper
0826218091 alkaline paper

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