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There is not one single map in the book. The rest are to readily available published primary sources such as the Official Records, the Southern Historical Society Papers and other similar sources.

In short, it is clear that the author did almost no research of any depth, and that what research he did was shallow at best. One of them is by the novelist Steven Coonts, best known for writing techno-thrillers. Without these cookies, we won't know if you have any performance-related issues that we may be able to address. There were no references to any unpublished manuscript material whatsoever or to any newspaper sources. True Tales of the Civil War Cavalry.

The book is intended to be a one-volume study of Civil War cavalry operations. That, in and of itself, precludes it from the list of books I would ever considering purchasing.

There are five blurbs on the back of the dust jacket. The other three are about this book, but none of them are by anyone known or recognized as an authority on the Civil War. That nobody know as being a Civil War expert was asked to endorse this book ought to tell you everything you need to know about it. Performance and reliability cookies These cookies allow us to monitor OverDrive's performance and reliability. Few of the published primary sources are particular rare or difficult to find.

More than half of them cite to secondary sources. Two of them pertain to other books by the same author. Another thing interested me. We use this information to create a better experience for all users.

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For example, they let us know which features and sections are most popular. Finally, there is not a single illustration anywhere in the book. Again, that represents either chintiziness on the part of the publisher, laziness on the part of the author, or some very unpleasant combination of both.

The book has no bibliography.

That in and of itself