Last of the blue and gray

old men, stolen glory, and the mystery that outlived the Civil War
  • 222 Pages
  • 2.91 MB
  • English
Impostors and imposture, Veterans, Centennial celebrations, Biography, Hi
StatementRichard A. Serrano
LC ClassificationsE467 .S43 2013
The Physical Object
Pagination222 pages
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27154587M
ISBN 101588343952
ISBN 139781588343956
LC Control Number2013028772

The last of the Blue and the Gray were drifting away; an era was ending. Unknown to the public, centennial officials, and the White House too, one of these men was indeed a veteran of that horrible conflict and one according to the best evidence nothing but a fraud. One was a soldier.

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Last of the Blue and Gray: Old Men, Stolen Glory, and the Mystery That Outlived the Civil War Richard A. Serrano. Smithsonian Books, $ (p) ISBN A Civil War story only for those who can’t get enough of the War Between the States. Serrano (One of Ours: Timothy McVeigh and the Oklahoma City Bombing, ) proposes to tell the stories of two men, one of whom probably never served as a soldier.“One of them was a soldier, but one,” writes the author, “according to the best evidence, was a fake.

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