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Autobiography of Samuel S. Hildebrand.

Autobiography of Samuel S. Hildebrand

Kirby Ross

University of Arkansas Press

201 Ozark, Fayetteville, AR 72701

1557287996 $24.95 1-800-626-0090

Autobiography of Samuel S. Hildebrand: The Renowned Missouri Bushwhacker, deftly edited by journalist and historian Kirby Ross offers an insightful look into the conflicted life of the Civil War guerrilla fighter Samuel S. Hidebrand. As an informative and ably researched interpretation and competently editing of the original memoir, Kirby Ross variably adds key bits of information relevant to our understanding of a Civil War soldier's intricate life. The Autobiography of Samuel S. Hildebrand is highly recommended reading for scholars, historians, and non-specialist general readers with an interest in Civil War Studies.
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Author:Buhle, Willis M.
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Article Type:Book Review
Date:Mar 1, 2006
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