THE LIFE AND WARS OF GIDEON J. PILLOW
First American Edition
University of North Carolina Press [Chapel Hill, NC]
8vo (455 pages; 25 illustrations and 6 maps)
Hardcover (with Dust Jacket) [Brown cloth]
Item Number: 6790
This is a very good copy of the First American edition in an unclipped dust jacket. Pillow served with distinction in the Mexican War. During the Civil War he commanded the Army of Tennessee but disgraced himself against Grant at Ft. Donelson. and was removed from command.