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by Glenn Dedmondt

Author: Glenn Dedmondt
Subcategory: Americas
Language: English
Publisher: Pelican Publishing (May 6, 2009)
Pages: 144 pages
Category: History
Rating: 4.8
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This fascinating book features color illustrations of Missouri Civil War-era flags. Examining each flag borne by the Missouri regiments, along with the history of its genesis and use, the author masterfully recounts the history of the Civil War in Missouri.

This fascinating book features color illustrations of Missouri Civil War-era flags. From the massacre at Camp Jackson to the capture of Missouri's flags at the Battle of Franklin in Tennessee, such important events are rendered as context for the flags the brave companies bore. A tribute to the service of the sons of Missouri in defense of their homeland, this study provides an unprecedented analysis of the beautiful banners representing the courage of its citizenry.

Praise for Glenn Dedmondt's previous books: "Dedmondt's book is timely testimony to the enduring power of flags to stir up and encapsulate . This is an outstanding book about the Civil War Flags of North Carolina

Praise for Glenn Dedmondt's previous books: "Dedmondt's book is timely testimony to the enduring power of flags to stir up and encapsulate powerful emotions. This is an outstanding book about the Civil War Flags of North Carolina. Major cudos to the author who has done very thorough and interesting history about the flags of the infantry, artillery, home guard, and HQ Flags of North Carolina from the beginning in 1861 to the end in 1865. Glenn Dedmondt makes every flags history interesting to read.

This fascinating book features color illustrations of Missouri Civil War-era .

This fascinating book features color illustrations of Missouri Civil War-era flags, along with brief text about the history of each unit and its flag. From the state secession flags of 1861 to the flags of the Missouri State Guard and the Audrain County Flag of the Second Missouri Infantry Regiment, this examination is a true tribute to the men who bore these colors and is certain to be cherished by Civil War experts, genealogists, and students of military history. ABOUT THE AUTHOR Glenn Dedmondt spent much of his life in the United States Marine Corps. He has served in, among others, Vietnam; Okinawa; Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii; and Parris Island.

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Start by marking Flags of Civil War Missouri, The (Flags of the Civil War) as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. Flags stir the most noble emotions within the human heart. This fascinating book features color illustrations of Missouri Civil War-era flags, along with brief text about the history of each unit and its flag.

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The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a civil war in the United States from 1861 to 1865, fought between the northern United States (loyal to the Union) and the southern United States (that had seceded from the Union and formed the . .

The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a civil war in the United States from 1861 to 1865, fought between the northern United States (loyal to the Union) and the southern United States (that had seceded from the Union and formed the Confederacy). The civil war began primarily as a result of the long-standing controversy over the enslavement of black people.

Flags stir the most noble emotions within the human heart. This fascinating book features color illustrations of Missouri Civil War-era flags, along with brief text about the history of each unit and its flag.