Perryville: This Grand Havoc of Battle (Paperback)

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" Winner of the Seaborg Award A History Book Club Selection On October 8, 1862, Union and Confederate forces clashed near Perryville, Kentucky, in what would be the largest battle ever fought on Kentucky soil. The climax of a campaign that began two months before in northern Mississippi, Perryville came to be recognized as the high water mark of the western Confederacy. Some said the hard-fought battle, forever remembered by participants for its sheer savagery and for their commanders' confusion.

About the Author

Kenneth W. Noe holds the Draughon Chair in Southern History at Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama. He is the author of several books and articles.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780813133843
ISBN-10: 081313384X
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
Publication Date: January 11th, 2011
Pages: 520
Language: English