The Resource The galvanized Yankees, Dee Brown, (electronic resource)

The galvanized Yankees, Dee Brown, (electronic resource)

Label
The galvanized Yankees
Title
The galvanized Yankees
Statement of responsibility
Dee Brown
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The awe-inspiring true story of a group of Confederate soldiers who served in the Union Army Historian Dee Brown uncovers an exciting episode in American history: During the Civil War, a group of Confederate soldiers opted to assist the Union Army rather than endure the grim conditions of POW camps. Regiments containing former Confederates were not trusted to go into battle against their former comrades, and instead were sent to the West as "outpost guardians," where they performed frontier duties, including escorting supply trains, rebuilding telegraph lines, and quelling uprisings from regional American Indian tribes, which were sweeping across the Plains. This is an account of an extraordinary, though often overlooked, group of men who served in unexpected ways at a pivotal moment in the nation's history. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Dee Brown including rare photos from the author's personal collection
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219870
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1908-2002
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Brown, Dee
Dewey number
978/.02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
The galvanized Yankees, Dee Brown, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11550473
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453274170
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11550473
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The galvanized Yankees, Dee Brown, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11550473
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781453274170
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11550473
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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