First Bull Run 1861: The South's first victory (Campaign)

First Bull Run 1861: The South's first victory (Campaign)

Alan Hankinson


At Bull Run, green, ill-trained and poorly led armies clashed within the starting engagement of the yankee Civil conflict (1861-1865). Culminating in a stalwart protective struggle by means of Thomas 'Stonewall' Jackson's Virginia Brigade, this can be the tale of the Confederacy's first victory. the writer investigates the personalities of the vital commanders and examines the opposing armies, exhibiting how the generally various uniforms of other devices prompted blunders of identification which affected the conflict at an important issues. guns, intelligence and the virtually common inexperience of troops on each side are all mentioned, assisting to give an explanation for the occasions of the conflict itself.

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