New York London Toronto Sydney Tokyo Singapore: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 1993. Photos & maps. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth and boards. Small quarto (9 5/8" x 6 1/2"), black quarter cloth with gold lettering on spine over tan boards, archival polyester-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) depicting Longstreet in a medallion between Confederate flags & above sodier's fighting, illustrated with 16 pages of glossy B&W photos & 12 maps, 527 pages. Weight: 2 lbs. 1 oz. Fine / Fine. Item #6425
Jeffry D. Wert (born 1946) is an American historian and author specializing in the American Civil War.
James Longstreet (1821 – 1904) was one of the foremost Confederate generals of the American Civil War and the principal subordinate to General Robert E. Lee, who called him his "Old War Horse". He served under Lee as a corps commander for most of the famous battles fought by the Army of Northern Virginia in the Eastern Theater.
SUPERIOR CONDITION: Tight, bright, clean copy with a sharp dust jacket (unclipped) and minimal edgewear.