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A Full Blown Yankee of the Iron Brigade: Service with the Sixth Wisconsin Volunteers

by Dawes, Rufus R.
Publisher: University of Nebraska Press
Issue: Summer 1999
ISBN: 0803266189

Dawes offers a candid and sophisticated memoir of one Iron Brigade member's service from Second Bull Run to Petersburg. Here is what Dawes notes of the Chancellorsville retreat: "The reason General Hooker recrossed the river was because he was outgeneraled and defeated."

review of A Full Blown Yankee of the Iron Brigade: Service with the Sixth Wisconsin Volunteers, by Dawes, Rufus R., Civil War Book Review, (Summer 1999).