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Author Reid, Thomas, 1947-

Title Spartan band : Burnett's 13th Texas Cavalry in the Civil War / Thomas Reid
Published Denton, Tex. : University of North Texas Press, ©2005

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Description 1 online resource (vii, 240 pages, 6 unnumbered pages of plates) : maps, portraits
Series War and the Southwest series ; no. 9
War and the Southwest series ; no. 9.
Contents Burnett's Texas mounted volunteers -- The regiment is reorganized -- From Red River to White River -- The trials of a bitter winter -- The Vicksburg Campaign -- Texans in the bayou country -- Long road to Mansfield -- The battle of Pleasant Hill -- A battle at Jenkins' Ferry -- Home with their shields -- Epilogue
Summary Thomas Reid traces the Civil War history of the 13th Texas Cavalry, a unit drawn from 11 counties in East Texas. Reid researched letters, documents, and diaries gleaned from more than one hundred descendants of the soldiers, answering many questions relating to their experiences and final resting places
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-229) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212 MiAaHDL
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Subject Confederate States of America. Army. Texas Cavalry Regiment, 13th.
SUBJECT Confederate States of America. Army. Texas Cavalry Regiment, 13th fast
Subject HISTORY.
Military operations, Cavalry
Regimental histories
SUBJECT Texas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85140267
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Cavalry operations. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85140220
Southwest, Old -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Cavalry operations
Subject Texas
United States
United States -- Old Southwest
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
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