I Rode with Stonewall Author:Henry Kirk Douglas These lively war experiences of the youngest member of Stonewall Jackson's staff were written during and shortly after the Civil War. They were not discovered, however, until many years later, and their first publication in 1940 brought an accolade of critical attention. — I RODE WITH STONEWALL JACKSON is a frank, unvarnished account of the war,... more » without partisian bile and the romantic nonsense of the novelists, and while it is warmly opinionated it is scrupulously honest.
"The Illustration London News" hailed it as "one of the best war books ever written" and "The New York Times" said it "is destined to become a classic.
It is a mine of information about the immortal Confederate General, and the testament of a man who live to the full and was able to convey his zest for living both in war and peace.« less