review ½ An Honorable Defeat The Last Days of the Confederate Government


  • Paperback
  • 512
  • An Honorable Defeat The Last Days of the Confederate Government
  • William C. Davis
  • English
  • 14 October 2018
  • 9780156007481

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review ½ An Honorable Defeat The Last Days of the Confederate Government Autocratic president of the Confederate States who vowed never to surrender whatever the cost; and the practical and warm General John C Breckinridge Secretary of War who hoped pragmatism would save the shattered remnants of the land he loved so dearly Noted historian William C Davis traces the astounding flight of these men and the entire Confederate cabinet from Richmon. It was a fairly entertaining and informative read I was impressed at the level of detail provided However the author s

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review ½ An Honorable Defeat The Last Days of the Confederate Government In February 1865 the end was clearly in sight for the Confederate government An Honorable Defeat is the story of the four months that saw the surrender of the South and the assassination of Lincoln by Southern partisans It is also the story of two men antagonists yet political partners who struggled to achieve their own differing visions for the South Jefferson Davis the. William C Davis gives us a wonderful look at the Confederate government during its last days in Richmond and on to the


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    read & download ¼ eBook or Kindle ePUB µ William C. Davis review ½ An Honorable Defeat The Last Days of the Confederate Government A decent book describing the dissolution of the Confederate government as it fled south in a desperate attempt to escape and possibly fight another day While the reader of this book will get a good sense of Jefferson Davis and John

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    review ½ An Honorable Defeat The Last Days of the Confederate Government The last remaining months of the Confederacy is a fascinating time This is a wonderful book that brings to life the turmoil the politics the larger than life characters and the complete average people that dealt with the last few months of Richmond and then the months on the run I learned a great deal about the the Cabin

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    read & download ¼ eBook or Kindle ePUB µ William C. Davis review ½ An Honorable Defeat The Last Days of the Confederate Government William C Davis gives us a wonderful look at the Confederate government during its last days in Richmond and on to the final escape of two of its top officals to England while the President was chained in prison We get a view of Davis as he moved to carry on the war by whatever means never accepting that the cause was lost We also see Sec of War Breckinridge trying to stop Davis' madness and checking the President's plans at every turn I do

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    William C. Davis µ 3 free download read & download ¼ eBook or Kindle ePUB µ William C. Davis download An Honorable Defeat The Last Days of the Confederate Government Interesting and very detailed but unfortunately rather plodding at times Davis did very well illustrating the logistical nightmare of

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    review ½ An Honorable Defeat The Last Days of the Confederate Government download An Honorable Defeat The Last Days of the Confederate Government William Davis wrote one of my favorite books 1998s THREE ROADS TO THE ALAMO which I highly recommend I have also read his 1995 A WAY THROUGH THE WILDERNESS the Natchez trace and the civilization of the southern frontier which I recall being a bore and an unfortunately forgettable read So here for a long while sat on my book shelf this book about the end of the confederate government Which I found fits somewhere between

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    review ½ An Honorable Defeat The Last Days of the Confederate Government William C. Davis µ 3 free download It was a fairly entertaining and informative read I was impressed at the level of detail provided However the author seemed altogether too enthralled with the Confederacy and its primary actors Any account of the Confederacy even its death that leaves out the fact that the sole purpose of its existence was to perpetuate the existenc

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    review ½ An Honorable Defeat The Last Days of the Confederate Government read & download ¼ eBook or Kindle ePUB µ William C. Davis William C Davis’ book An Honorable Defeat chronicles the little known last days of the Confederate government It was a dramatic and traumatic time for the Confederacy's president and cabinet members and the author tells the story in a well paced cogent manner The book resembles an action yarn as the Confederate officials try to escape the Yankee cavalrymen The author however takes the old school view of the Civil War

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    download An Honorable Defeat The Last Days of the Confederate Government review ½ An Honorable Defeat The Last Days of the Confederate Government A solid book that covers the last months of the Confederate government and how it met it's rather non glorious end Beginning at the start of 1865 when Grant's Union army is slowly surrounding Lee's army at Petersburg it covers the governments final attempts to help the situation When Lee abandons Richmond in April the government flees to the south in an attempt to keep the rebellion alive Wagons of gold and r

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    William C. Davis µ 3 free download read & download ¼ eBook or Kindle ePUB µ William C. Davis download An Honorable Defeat The Last Days of the Confederate Government If you are a student of History or you just have a love of the Civil War then this book is a good read for you William C Davis does an excellant job in bringing the final days of the War in Northern Virginia as well as the chaotic last days of the Confederate Government to print You will witness the Fall of Petersburg which lead to the fall of the Confederate Capital in Richmond Confederate President Jefferson Davis's unwilling

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    read & download ¼ eBook or Kindle ePUB µ William C. Davis review ½ An Honorable Defeat The Last Days of the Confederate Government This book wasn't as good as I had hoped it would be or as good as some of the reviews make it sound I felt like this author tried to m

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