Old Jube: A Biography of General Jubal A. Early by Dr. Millard K. Bushong

Old Jube: A Biography of General Jubal A. Early

byDr. Millard K. Bushong

Kobo ebook | April 7, 2017

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Originally published in 1955, this book tells the story of General Jubal Anderson Early (1816-1894), a lawyer and Confederate general in the American Civil War. He served in the Eastern Theater of the war for the entire conflict, as a division commander under Stonewall Jackson and Richard Stoddert Ewell, and in later actions commanded a corps. He was the Confederate commander in key battles of the Valley Campaigns of 1864, including a daring raid to the outskirts of Washington, D.C. The articles written by him for the Southern Historical Society in the 1870s established the Lost Cause point of view as a long-lasting literary and cultural phenomenon.

This book covers General Early’s rise from second Lieutenant during the Seminole War to General.

Richly illustrated throughout by Timothy T. Pohmer.

“I first became interested in writing a biography of General Jubal Early while I was teaching history at the United States Military Academy, West Point, New York. The more I investigated this subject, the more I was convinced that for some unexplainable reason historians have neglected one of the great heroes of the Confederacy. In order to acquaint the reader better with one of the South’s almost-forgotten generals, I undertook this study.”—Millard Kessler Bushong, Preface

Title:Old Jube: A Biography of General Jubal A. EarlyFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:April 7, 2017Publisher:Papamoa PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1787204030

ISBN - 13:9781787204034

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