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Jefferson Davis in Blue: The Life of Sherman's Relentless Warrior

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Besides his illustrious name, Jefferson Columbus Davis, who fought for the Union, is best known for two appalling actions: the September 1862 murder of General William "Bull" Nelson -- his former commanding officer -- and the abandonment of hundreds of African American refugees to the mercy of the Confederate cavalry at Ebenezer Creek during Sherman's march through Georgia in 1864. Not surprisingly, historians have generally dismissed Davis (1828-1879) as a reckless assassin, a racist, a journeyman soldier at best, and an ...

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Jefferson Davis in Blue: The Life of Sherman's Relentless Warrior
2006, Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge

ISBN-13: 9780807131602

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Jefferson Davis in Blue: The Life of Sherman's Relentless Warrior
2002, Louisiana State University Press

ISBN-13: 9780807127773

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