General Abner M. Perrin, C.S.A. : a biography (Book, 2012) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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General Abner M. Perrin, C.S.A. : a biography

General Abner M. Perrin, C.S.A. : a biography

Author: Ron V Killian
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Civil War General Abner Perrin (1827-1864), took part in the major battles of the Army of Northern Virginia. For his actions at Gettysburg, he received promotion to brigadier general and commanded his own brigade at Mine Run, the Wilderness, and Spotsylvania, where he was mortally wounded. This welcome biography chronicles Perrin's life and military career"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Abner M Perrin; Abner M Perrin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ron V Killian
ISBN: 9780786469802 0786469803
OCLC Number: 761369309
Description: viii, 225 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: A future soldier and his life between two wars --
Captain in the 14th South Carolina Infantry --
The Maryland Campaign --
The road to Fredericksburg --
Chancellorsville --
Gettysburg: more than a battle --
From the Mine run Campaign to the Wilderness --
Perrin's Brigade --
The final battle --
Bereft of life and recognition --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Ron V. Killian.

Abstract:

"Civil War General Abner Perrin (1827-1864), took part in the major battles of the Army of Northern Virginia. For his actions at Gettysburg, he received promotion to brigadier general and commanded his own brigade at Mine Run, the Wilderness, and Spotsylvania, where he was mortally wounded. This welcome biography chronicles Perrin's life and military career"--Provided by publisher.
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