These Men Have Seen Hard Service : the First Michigan Sharpshooters in the Civil War.
Herek, Raymond J.

Detroit, MI: Wayne State University Press, 1998. First edition Thick octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges of dj. and to lower edge of textblock. Spine amd cover a bit faded. Small stain on foredge. 561 p. w/illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index, and additional 3 p. Series catalog at end. The history of these 1300 men from recruitment to the death of the last of their number in 1946. A garrison unit til 1864, the regiment took part in Grant's campaign, fighting extensively at Sposylvania and Petersburg, capturing a Confederate regimental flag in a ferocious action. One of the better modern regimentals. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Hardcover (Item ID: 11480)


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