General Gordon, Reminiscences of the civil war


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General Gordon, Reminiscences of the civil war

Creator - the author

Gordon, John Brown, 1832-1904

Subject - ex: regimental history, personal memoir, battle narrative

personal memoir

Abstract - a brief summary of the content of the text

Personal memoir of John B. Gordon during the American Civil War.

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New York, C. Scribner's sons; Atlanta, The Martin & Hoyt co.

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The Library of Congress

Temporal Coverage - time period covered in the text

1861 - 1865

Spatial Coverage - place(s) or area covered in the text

Eastern United States

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A personal narrative of the American Civil War experiences of John B. Gordon.
Gordon served as the Colonel in command of the 6th Alabama Regiment and saw furious combat in the Sunken road as part of Rodes' Brigade of D. H. Hill's Division in Jackson's Command.

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