Stephen V Ash

STEPHEN V. ASH is a professor of history at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. His published works include "When the Yankees Came: Conflict and Chaos in the Occupied South, 1861 1865" (UNC Press, 1995); "A Year in the South: 1865" (HarperCollins, 2004); and "Firebrand of Liberty: The Story of Two Black Regiments That Changed the Course of the Civil War" (W. W. Norton, 2008). He lives in Tennessee.