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I rode with Stonewall being chiefly the war experiences of the youngest member of Jackson"sstaff from the John Brown raid to the hanging of Mrs Surratt by Henry Kyd Douglas

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Published by Mockingbird Books in St Simons Island, GA .
Written in English


  • Douglas, Henry Kyd.,
  • Jackson, Stonewall, -- 1824-1863.

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Edition Notes

First published, University of North CarolinaPress, 1940.

Statementby Henry Kyd Douglas ; with an introduction by Philip Van Doren Stern.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22305818M
ISBN 10089176027X

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I Rode With Stonewall by Henry Kyd Douglas. I finished reading this one last night, and it was an interesting read. The majority of the book is about Douglas's time with Stonewall, but the last few chapters are about his time in the war after Jackson died and one after the immediate end of the war. Nov 09,  · Read "I Rode with Stonewall" by Henry Kyd Douglas available from Rakuten Kobo. Stonewall Jackson depended on him; General Lee complimented him; Union soldiers admired him; and women in Maryland, Virg Brand: The University of North Carolina Press. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for I Rode with Stonewall by Henry Kyd Douglas (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! Henry Kyd Douglas (–) was a Confederate staff officer during the American Civil imeldaclyde.com participated in most of the battles of the Second Corps, Army of Northern Virginia; serving on the staffs of Stonewall Jackson and his successors. Severely wounded on the third day of the battle of Gettysburg, he became a prisoner of war for almost ten imeldaclyde.com: September 29, , Shepherdstown, West Virginia.