By Edward G. Longacre
In addition to detailing Wheeler's Civil conflict event, Edward Longacre discusses Wheeler's formative years and schooling at West aspect, his pre-Civil battle provider within the Regiment of fastened Riflemen, his postwar company, his political profession as a congressman from Alabama, and his colourful carrier in Cuba as a massive normal of volunteers through the Spanish-American battle. Longacre additionally seeks to right error and misconceptions approximately this Civil struggle determine that experience develop into part of the general public checklist, making Joseph Wheeler's lifestyles and occupation available to a brand new iteration of readers. A Soldier to the Last can be a useful addition to the library of an individual attracted to Civil battle historical past and U.S. army history.
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A Soldier to the Last: Maj. Gen. Joseph Wheeler in Blue and Gray: Major General Joseph Wheeler in Blue and Gray by Edward G. Longacre