An army of his own

McKay, John E.
November 1994
Civil War Times Illustrated;Nov/Dec94, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p48
Features Georgia Governor Joseph E. Brown and his conflict with Confederate President Jefferson Davis concerning the fielding of men from Georgia for the army during the United States Civil War of 1861-1865. Brown's desire make some of the men remain to defend Georgia; Belief in the right to maintain independent military forces; Davis' Conscription Act, 1862.


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