Throughout the years of its existence the Confederacy was caught up in a massive war effort that finally touched all elements of life in the South. In the way it was fought the Civil War was unlike any wars that had preceded it and thus presented special strategic challenges to military leaders. In Rebel Brass, Frank E. Vandiver discusses the nature and effectiveness of the Confederacy's high command - the men who composed it, the decisions they made, and the influences that shaped their policies. Vandiver presents not only ...

Rebel Brass: The Confederate Command System 1993, Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge

ISBN-13: 9780807118627

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Rebel Brass: The Confederate Command System, 1969, Abbey Publishing

ISBN-13: 9780837123219