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Published by Collier Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Davis, Jefferson, -- 1808-1889,
  • Confederate States of America -- History,
  • Confederate States of America -- Politics and government,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJefferson Davis ; abridged for the modern reader ; foreword by Earl Schenk Miers.
GenrePersonal narratives, Confederate
The Physical Object
Pagination573 p. ;
Number of Pages573
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23848427M

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Confederate President Jefferson Davis's 'The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government' was first published as a two-volume set of more than 1, pages in It sold well but, though numerous sets must still exist, the price of a good one is way beyond my pocket/5().   An excellent "go-to" book on the rise and fall of the Confederacy. This first edition authored by Jefferson Davis and published by Thomas Yoseloff is difficult to read, but excellent in terms of covering events completely. I found it hard, however, to understand the first pass and had to read over and over to understand sometimes/5. The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government () is a book written by Jefferson Davis, who served as President of the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War. Davis wrote the book as a straightforward history of the Confederate States of America and as an apologia for the causes that he believed led to and justified the American Civil : Jefferson Davis. The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government. New York: D. Appleton, Two volumes. Thick octavo, original three-quarter brown morocco, raised bands, marbled boards, endpapers and edges. $

Jefferson Davis wrote most of the Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government at Beauvoir, the Biloxi, Mississippi plantation where he was living as a guest of the novelist and wealthy widow, Sarah Ellis Dorsey. Ill with cancer, in she made over her will and left the plantation to him before her death in   Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Skip to main content The rise and fall of the Confederate Government by Davis, Jefferson, Book from the collections of University of Michigan Language English Volume 2. Book digitized by Google from the.   texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Library. Top The rise and fall of the Confederate government Item Preview remove-circle .   Read Now ?book=BFKDQEW[Read Book] The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government EBook.

The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Volume 1. A decade after his release from federal prison, the year-old Jefferson Davis—ex-president of the Confederacy, the ”Southern Lincoln,” popularly regarded as a martyr to the Confederate cause—began work on his monumental Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government.4/5.   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Volume 2 by Jefferson Davis - Free Ebook Menu.   An excellent retrospective of the 19th century from the point of view of leader who conceded defeat in the U.S. Civil War, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government remains a worthwhile read for enthusiasts of the era's history. This edition includes the original notes and appendices appended by Davis in the original, publication/5(37).   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Volume 1 by Jefferson Davis - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg.