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Author Lull, Robert W., 1944-
Title Civil War general and Indian fighter James M. Williams [electronic resource] : leader of the 1st Kansas Colored Volunteer Infantry and the 8th U.S. Cavalry / by Robert W. Lull.
Publication Info. Denton, TX : University of North Texas Press, 2013.
Edition 1st ed.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Series War and the Southwest series ; no. 12.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-282) and index.
Contents Bleeding Kansas, border ruffians, and Jayhawkers -- Williams, Lane's brigade, and the Civil War -- The First Kansas Colored Volunteer Infantry -- They "fought like tigers:" Island Mound, Missouri -- The regiment: "a day of great rejoicing," and grim reality at Sherwood -- Into Indian territory: first Battle of Cabin Creek -- The Battle of Honey Springs, Indian Territory -- The Red River campaign and the Camden Expedition -- The Battle of Poison Spring, Arkansas -- Confederate atrocities and Steele's retreat -- A brigade, another massacre, and second Cabin Creek -- Back to Arkansas, a promotion, peace, and transition -- West into Indian wars with the Eighth Cavalry -- Campaigning: Fort Whipple, Arizona -- Recuperation, a family, and Fort Selden, New Mexico -- Fort Bayard, New Mexico -- Frontier ranching, congressional accolades, and redemption -- Conclusion.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Williams, James M. (James Monroe), 1833-1907.
United States. Army. Kansas Colored Infantry Regiment, 1st (1863-1864) -- Biography.
United States. Army. Cavalry, 8th -- Biography.
Generals -- United States -- Biography.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.
Indians of North America -- Wars -- 1866-1895.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 1574415026 9781574415025 1574415123 (DLC) 2012050962
ISBN 1574415123 (electronic bk.)
9781574415124 (electronic bk.)
1574415026 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781574415025 (cloth : alk. paper)
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