No Words Wasted Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    The Powell's Playlist | January 5, 2015

    Tim Johnston: IMG The Powell's Playlist: Songs for Not Sleeping by Tim Johnston



    I once told a medical-profession-type lady that I didn't sleep well, that I awoke all through the night and was awake for hours. "What do you do... Continue »
    1. $18.17 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

      Descent

      Tim Johnston 9781616203047

    spacer

This item may be
out of stock.

Click on the button below to search for this title in other formats.


Check for Availability
Add to Wishlist

This title in other editions

The Amick Partisan Rangers

by

The Amick Partisan Rangers Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

As the winds of war began to blow in the spring of 1861, John W. Amick joined the Greenbrier Sharpshooters. This formed into the regiment that became The Bloody 27th. According to family legend he was a captain at Carnifex Ferry, Lewisburg and Dogwood Gap, reporting first to Jackson then later to Lee. In 1862, Captain John Amick led the scouts for General Loring as he recaptured the Kanawha Valley from the invading Yankees. During the war, the Amick scouts battled invaders on Sewell Mountain throughout 1862 and 1863. The Amick Company of Scouts was used as spies across western Virginia. As the Confederacy became overwhelmed in spring of 1864, Captain John resigned his commission to form a guerilla band to protect his family and home. The Amick Partisan Rangers quickly grew to a battalion of four companies commanded by captains Tyree, Halstead, McClung and Baumgardner. The Yankees soon put a price on John's head - wanted dead or alive. But his mother said, You've got to catch him before you can hang him. This is the story of The Amick Partisan Rangers,

Product Details

ISBN:
9780595874910
Publisher:
iUniverse, Inc.
Subject:
Reference : Genealogy
Author:
Emmick, David J.
Subject:
History : Military - General
Subject:
History : United States - Civil War
Publication Date:
March 2007
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English

Related Subjects

Biography » General
History and Social Science » Military » Civil War » General
History and Social Science » Military » General History
History and Social Science » US History » 1800 to Civil War
History and Social Science » World History » General
Reference » Genealogy » Heraldry

The Amick Partisan Rangers
0 stars - 0 reviews
$ In Stock
Product details pages iUniverse - English 9780595874910 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.