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Edward A. Wild and the African Brigade in the Civil War

by Casstevens, Frances H.
Publisher: McFarland Books
Retail Price: $35.00
Issue: Winter 2006
ISBN: 0786424435

This biography recounts the life of a little known Union abolitionist general that trained and led freed slaves, took a group of North Carolinian women hostage, and was eventually court-martialed. Also, he was a part of the Freedmen's Bureau and the Roanoke Island colony. This is a new paperback edition.

review of Edward A. Wild and the African Brigade in the Civil War, by Casstevens, Frances H., Civil War Book Review, (Winter 2006).