James I. Robertson, Jr., Alumni Distinguished Professor of History at Virginia Tech, is the recipient of the Bruce Catton Award and the Freeman-Nevins Award, as well as other honors for teaching and research in Civil War history. A native of Danville, Virginia, Robertson teaches the largest Civil War history call in the world and is the author/editor of many books and more than one hundred fifty articles on the Civil War period. Among his publications are The Stonewall Brigade, Civil War Sites in Virginia, and Tenting Tonight: The Soldier’s Story.
Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: July 28, 1992 Price: $17.95
During his brief lifetime, General Ambrose Powell Hill was largely overshadowed by Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson. Yet “Little Powell” was one of the most gifted and courageous officers in the Confederate Army, a commander whose Light Division played a significant role in many battles including, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg...
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