Basil Wilson Duke, CSA : the right man in the right place /

After practicing law for several years in St. Louis, Basil Wilson Duke (1838-1916) enlisted in the Confederate army in 1861 and was elected first lieutenant of John Hunt Morgan's legendary cavalry unit. As second in command, he was, Morgan recorded, "wise in counsel, gallant in the field,&...

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Main Author: Matthews, Gary Robert, 1949-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2005.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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