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Rebels from West Point: The 306 U.S. Military Academy Graduates Who Fought for the Confederacy

by Patterson, Gerard A.
Publisher: Stackpole Books
Retail Price: $16.95
Issue: Winter 2003
ISBN: 0811720632

An examination of the varied backgrounds of the West Point graduates who defected to serve the Confederacy. Especially emphasized is how the group as a whole made thedifficult decision to join the confederacy and how they remained connected to their classmates, both Union and Confederate, during the war.

review of Rebels from West Point: The 306 U.S. Military Academy Graduates Who Fought for the Confederacy, by Patterson, Gerard A., Civil War Book Review, (Winter 2003).