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U.S. Colored Troops Defeat Confederate Cavalry : Action at Wilson's Wharf, Virginia, 24 May 1864

Title
U.S. Colored Troops Defeat Confederate Cavalry : Action at Wilson's Wharf, Virginia, 24 May 1864 / Edwin W. Besch.
Author
Besch, Edwin W., 1936-
Publication
Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2017]

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Details

Description
viii, 282 pages : illustrations, map; 24 cm
Alternative Title
United States colored troops defeat Confederate cavalry
Subjects
Genre/Form
History.
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-274) and index.
Call Number
Sc E 17-900
ISBN
  • 9781476666631 (softcover : alk. paper)
  • 1476666636 (softcover : alk. paper)
  • 9781476627373 (ebook) (canceled/invalid)
LCCN
2017005802
OCLC
954104307
Author
Besch, Edwin W., 1936- author.
Title
U.S. Colored Troops Defeat Confederate Cavalry : Action at Wilson's Wharf, Virginia, 24 May 1864 / Edwin W. Besch.
Publisher
Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2017]
Type of Content
text
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
volume
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-274) and index.
Summary
"This book describes action in detail and in larger context of the history of black U.S. servicemen, including British recruitment of runaway slaves during the Revolutionary War, the black Colonial Marines who joined the British in torching Washington in the War of 1812, and the South's attempts to enlist slaves in the final months of the Civil War"-- Provided by publisher.
Chronological Term
1700-1899
Added Title
United States colored troops defeat Confederate cavalry
Research Call Number
Sc E 17-900
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