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Only a Private: A Texan Remembers the Civil War : The Memoirs of William J. Oliphant Hardcover – March 1, 2004

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  • Hardcover: 139 pages
  • Publisher: Halcyon Pr Ltd (March 1, 2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1931823081
  • ISBN-13: 978-1931823081
  • Product Dimensions: 6.4 x 9.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 12.8 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,251,766 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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James M. McCaffrey is professor of history at the University of Houston-Downtown, where he specializes in American military topics. His previous books include: This Band of Heroes: Granbury's Texas Brigade, CSA.; Army of Manifest Destiny: The American Soldier in the Mexican War, 1846-1848; (with John F. Kinney) Wake Island Pilot: A World War II Memoir; and "Surrounded by Dangers of All Kinds": The Mexican War Letters of Lieutenant Theodore Laidley.

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By John House on September 8, 2010
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This book is worth a read of any student of Texas Infantry and the 6th in paticular.
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