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The Resource Gray ghost : the life of Col. John Singleton Mosby, James A. Ramage

Gray ghost : the life of Col. John Singleton Mosby, James A. Ramage

Label
Gray ghost : the life of Col. John Singleton Mosby
Title
Gray ghost
Title remainder
the life of Col. John Singleton Mosby
Statement of responsibility
James A. Ramage
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Confederate John Singleton Mosby forged his reputation on the most exhilarating of military activities: the overnight raid. Mosby possessed a genius for guerrilla and psychological warfare, taking control of the dark to make himself the "Gray Ghost" of Union nightmares. Gray Ghost, the first full biography of Confederate raider John Mosby, reveals new information on every aspect of Mosby's life, providing the first analysis of his impact on the Civil War from the Union viewpoint
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ramage, James A
Dewey number
973.7/45/092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E467.1.M87
LC item number
R36 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mosby, John Singleton
  • Mosby, John Singleton
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • United States
  • Guerrillas
  • Soldiers
  • Diplomats
  • Guerrillas
  • Soldiers
  • History
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Diplomats
  • Guerrillas
  • Soldiers
  • Underground movements, War
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Gray ghost : the life of Col. John Singleton Mosby, James A. Ramage
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 401-405) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mosby's weapon of fear -- The weakling and the bullies -- Virginia is my mother -- Scouting behind enemy lines -- Capturing a Yankee general in bed -- Miskel's farm -- Featherbed guerillas -- Unguarded sutler wagons -- Masquerading as the enemy -- Seddon's partisans -- Mosby's clones in the valley -- The night belonged to Mosby -- Blue Hen's chickens and Custer's wolverines -- The lottery -- Sheridan's Mosby hunt -- Sheridan's burning raid -- Apache ambuscades, stockades, and prisons -- All that the proud can feel of pain -- Grant's partisan in Virginia -- Hayes's reformer in Hong Kong -- Stuart and Gettysburg -- Roosevelt's land agent in the Sand Hills -- The Gray Ghost of television and film
Control code
ocn704349224
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (428 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813138497
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hhdc6
  • 618350FF-9854-464E-9C82-5AFAFCABA6B5
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o704349224
  • (OCoLC)704349224
Label
Gray ghost : the life of Col. John Singleton Mosby, James A. Ramage
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 401-405) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mosby's weapon of fear -- The weakling and the bullies -- Virginia is my mother -- Scouting behind enemy lines -- Capturing a Yankee general in bed -- Miskel's farm -- Featherbed guerillas -- Unguarded sutler wagons -- Masquerading as the enemy -- Seddon's partisans -- Mosby's clones in the valley -- The night belonged to Mosby -- Blue Hen's chickens and Custer's wolverines -- The lottery -- Sheridan's Mosby hunt -- Sheridan's burning raid -- Apache ambuscades, stockades, and prisons -- All that the proud can feel of pain -- Grant's partisan in Virginia -- Hayes's reformer in Hong Kong -- Stuart and Gettysburg -- Roosevelt's land agent in the Sand Hills -- The Gray Ghost of television and film
Control code
ocn704349224
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (428 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813138497
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hhdc6
  • 618350FF-9854-464E-9C82-5AFAFCABA6B5
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o704349224
  • (OCoLC)704349224

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