James I. Robertson, Jr., is the author of many books, including the award-winning Stonewall Jackson: The Man, the Soldier, the Legend. Well known for his lectures across the country and his appearances in television documentaries, he is Alumni Distinguished Professor of History at Virginia Tech.
This book is the companion volume to the book The Life of Johny Reb. Both are fine works that should be in every library concerned with the Civil War.Published on February 11, 2010 by Robert Schraeder
Like his companion book, Life of Johnny Reb, this book looks at how soldiers were recruited and kept by the Army. Read morePublished on December 8, 2007 by James D. Crabtree
Just as informative about the life of the Common Soldierwho served in the Northern ranks as his book The Life of Johnny Reb is of the soldier who apposed him thoughcleary better... Read morePublished on June 16, 2006 by Michael N. Ryan