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When General Albert Sidney Johnston (1803–1862) fell mortally wounded at the Battle of Shiloh in April 1862, the Confederacy lost a man widely considered far superior in military ability to any commander, North or South. A graduate of West Point, Johnston served in the Black Hawk War, fought to secure Texas's independence from Mexico, served as secretary of war for the fle
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Paperback, 800 pages
Published July 1st 2006 by Kessinger Publishing (first published January 1st 1997)
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William Preston Johnston was a lawyer, scholar, poet, and Confederate soldier. He was president of Louisiana State University from 1880 to 1884, position he resigned to become the first president of the Tulane University.
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