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Smoke, Sound & Fury: The Civil War Memoirs of Maj. Gen. Lew Wallace, U.S. Volunteers

by Leeke, Jim
Publisher: Strawberry Hill Press
Issue: Summer 1999
ISBN: 0894071246

"The combination of pride, courage, and endurance had always made wars long and bloody," Major-General Lew Wallace writes, reflecting on his Civil War service. The same romantic spirit that he brought to Ben Hur is present in this selection from his 1906 autobiography.

review of Smoke, Sound & Fury: The Civil War Memoirs of Maj. Gen. Lew Wallace, U.S. Volunteers, by Leeke, Jim, Civil War Book Review, (Summer 1999).