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A Wisconsin boy in Dixie

Civil War letters of James K. Newton

by James King Newton

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Published by University of Wisconsin Press in Madison .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Wisconsin
    • Subjects:
    • Newton, James King, d. 1892 -- Correspondence.,
    • United States. Army. Wisconsin Infantry Regiment, 14th (1862-1865),
    • Soldiers -- Wisconsin -- Correspondence.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.,
    • Wisconsin -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories.,
    • Wisconsin -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Stephen E. Ambrose.
      ContributionsAmbrose, Stephen E.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE601 .N56 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 188 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1099341M
      ISBN 100299024849
      LC Control Number94024104
      OCLC/WorldCa31604439

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A Wisconsin Boy in Dixie reveals Newton as a young man who grew to maturity through his Civil War experience, rising in rank from private to lieutenant. About the Author James K. Newton (–) served in the Union Infantry from to /5(5).

The novel A Wisconsin Boy in Dixie illustrates the life of a teenager plunged into the bloody mess called The Civil War. James K. Newton was an year-old school teacher before leaving his job to enlist as a private with 14th Wisconsin Company F. Over the next four Years he would see some of the hardest fighting of the Civil War/5.

A Wisconsin Boy in Dixie Hardcover – January 1, by James K. Newton (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: James K.

Newton. A Wisconsin Boy in Dixie reveals Newton as a young man who grew to maturity through his Civil War experience, rising in rank from private to lieutenant. Writing soberly about the less attractive aspects of army life, Newton's comments on fraternizing with the Rebs, on officers, and on discipline are touched with a sense of humor—"a soldier's best friend," he claimed.

A Wisconsin Boy in Dixie reveals Newton as a young man who grew to maturity through his Civil War experience, rising in rank from private to lieutenant. Writing soberly about the less attractive 5/5(1). A Wisconsin Boy in Dixiereveals Newton as a young man who grew to maturity through his Civil War experience, rising in rank from private to lieutenant.

Writing soberly about the less attractive aspects of army life, Newton's comments on fraternizing with the Rebs, on officers, and on discipline are touched with a sense of humor-"a soldier's best friend," he claimed.

A Wisconsin Boy in Dixie: Civil War Letters of James K. Newton [Stephen E. Ambrose]. “Unlike many of his fellows, [James Newton] was knowledgeable, intuitive, and literate; like many of his fellows he was cast into the role of soldier at only eightee.

James K. Newton is the author of A Wisconsin Boy in Dixie ( avg rating, 13 ratings, 3 reviews, published )/5. Get this from a library. A Wisconsin boy in Dixie: Civil War letters of James K.

Newton. [James King Newton; Stephen E Ambrose]. A Wisconsin Boy in Dixie: Civil War Letters of James K. Newton. Edited by Stephen E Ambrose. Correspondence of a young man who served in 14th Wisconsin Infantry. University of Wisconsin. United States.

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His letters, selected and edited by noted historian Stephen E. Ambrose, reveal Newton as a young man who matured in the war, rising in rank from private to lieutenant.

A Wisconsin Boy in Dixie reveals Newton as a young man who grew to maturity through his. Madison: The University of Wisconsin Press, Hardcover. Edited by Stephen E. Ambrose. 8vo. Blue cloth with gilt spine lettering and decoration, pictorial dust jacket.

xviii, pp. Illustrations, maps. Near fine/very good. Faint jacket edgewear. Item # A superb, tight and scarce first edition of the first book to bear noted historian Ambrose's name -- here as editor.

A Wisconsin Boy in Dixie: Civil War Letters of James K. Newton. Stephen E. Ambrose. Paper: I certify that the book requested is for use by the student in connection with a course in which the student is registered or enrolled at the university, college, school or campus listed above.

A Wisconsin boy in Dixie, the selected letters of James K. Newton. [James King Newton] Print book: Biography: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: Wisconsin boy in Dixie. Madison, University of Wisconsin Press, (OCoLC) Buy the Wisconsin Basketball Yearbook.

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