Jack Hinson's one-man war / Tom C. McKenney.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library||921 HINSON (Text)||39206020612139||Adult Biography||Checked out||10/29/2018|
- ISBN: 9781589806405 (hardcover : alk. paper)
- ISBN: 1589806409 (hardcover : alk. paper)
- Physical Description: 400 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
- Publisher: Gretna, La. : Pelican Pub., 2009.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages -394) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
The Hinsons of Bubbling Springs -- War comes to Bubbling Springs -- Occupation and the rise of guerrilla warfare -- Death comes to Bubbling Springs -- A time to kill -- Twilight at Bubbling Springs -- The end of Bubbling Springs -- All-out war -- Making military history -- The last campaign -- The twilight years -- Epilogue -- Appendix A: Scenes in the story, then and now -- Appendix B: The fourth generation -- Appendix C: Jack Hinson's rifle, chain of possession -- Appendix D: John W. "Jack" Hinson genealogy (partial) -- Appendix E: Documents.
"A quiet, unassuming, and wealthy plantation owner, Jack Hinson was focused on his family life and seasonal plantings when the Civil War started to permeate the isolated valleys of the Kentucky-Tennessee border area where he lived. He was uniquely neutral--friend to both Confederate and Union generals--and his family exemplified the genteel, educated, gracious, and hardworking qualities highly valued in their society. By the winter of 1862, the Hinsons' happy way of life would change forever" --Cover, p. 2.
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