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The Union Cavalry in the Civil War: From Fort Sumter to Gettysburg, 1861-1863 (The Union Cavalry in the Civil War #1)

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In the first comprehensive treatment of the subject, Stephen Z. Starr covers in three volumes the dramatic story of the Union cavalry. In this first volume he presents briefly the story of the United States cavalry prior to the Civil War, describing how the Union cavalry was raised, organized, equipped, and trained and offering detailed descriptions of the campaigns and ba ...more
Paperback, 536 pages
Published September 1st 2007 by Louisiana State University Press (first published August 1979)
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Sep 15, 2012 Iain rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
An excellent trilogy about Union Army operations in general, and cavalry in particular. The excerpts I've read were readable, informative, and engaging.
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Readable. Excellent scholarship. Detail-dense with useful, informative footnotes.
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