Unlimited [Business Book] ↠ The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Volume 2 - by Jefferson Davis ↠
Feb 21, 2020 - 14:54 PM By Jefferson Davis

The North had their orders Capture or kill Jefferson Davis, the rebel President of the Confederate South Davis was captured, and upon his release from federal prison, crafted this intimate Civil War document that gives a powerful firsthand account of the South s defeat and the reasons behind its secession from the Union.
  • Title: The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Volume 2
  • Author: Jefferson Davis
  • ISBN: 9780306804
  • Page: 318
  • Format: None

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Jason Goetz Feb 21, 2020 - 14:54 PM
This is a good book, Davis' military judgments are questionable as always but his account of events is pretty straightforward and in my opinion mostly honest, even if self-serving. I never realized the extent to which Johnston's failure to give battle allowed Sherman to make such rapid headway on his march.One of the more interesting things that Davis presents--and I looked it up to see if it had been noted independently of Davis, which it sure had!--is that Sherman's troops preferred raping bla [...]
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AJ Shields Feb 21, 2020 - 14:54 PM
A very good historical book to attempt to understand it from the Southern point of view. But he's very long-winded and repetitious orator, and unsurprisingly, the book is written more as a legal argument than anything else.
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Andrew Davis Feb 21, 2020 - 14:54 PM
Excellent Book from the Southern Perspective
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Susan Molloy Feb 21, 2020 - 14:54 PM
As much as I enjoy Jefferson Davis' intelligence and focus on truth and details, he repeated himself a little much through several chapters. "Rise and Fall" would be a shorter book if it were originally edited for repetition. That being said, I encourage history and political science enthusiasts to pick up Davis' book to enrich their knowledge of the Confederacy and the Southern view of the Civil War.
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The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Volume 2 By Jefferson Davis The North had their orders Capture or kill Jefferson Davis, the rebel President of the Confederate South Davis was captured, and upon his release from federal prison, crafted this intimate Civil War document that gives a powerful firsthand account of the South s defeat and the reasons behind its secession from the Union.

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