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People/Characters: Alpheus S. Williams

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The Bloodiest Day: The Battle of Antietam by Ronald H. Bailey
Brigades of Gettysburg: The Union and Confederate Brigades at the Battle of Gettysburg by Bradley M. Gottfried
Chancellorsville by Stephen W. Sears
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 1: Fort Sumter to Perryville by Shelby Footeas Alpheus Williams
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 2: Fredericksburg to Meridian by Shelby Foote
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 3: Red River to Appomattox by Shelby Foote
Decoying the Yanks: Jackson's Valley Campaign by Champ Clark
From the Cannon's Mouth: The Civil War Letters of General Alpheus S. Williams by Alpheus S. Williams
Gettysburg--Culp's Hill and Cemetery Hill by Harry W. Pfanz
Gettysburg--The Second Day by Harry W. Pfanz
Gettysburg: The Confederate High Tide by Champ Clark
Landscape Turned Red: The Battle of Antietam by Stephen W. Sears
Lee Takes Command: From Seven Days to Second Bull Run by John L. Papanekas Alpheus Williams
Moore's Historical Guide To The Battle Of Bentonville by Mark A. Moore
Sherman's March by Burke Davis
Sherman's March: Atlanta to the Sea by David Nevin
Stars in Their Courses : The Gettysburg Campaign, June-July 1863 by Shelby Foote

Character description

Alpheus Starkey Williams (1810-1878). Civil War general. Graduated from Yale; was a lawyer, judge, and newspaperman. Fought in the Mexican War. A brigadier as early as May 1861, he most of the war as a division commander, primarily in the XII corps; occasionally he served as corps commander. Major General from January 1865. Later became a Democratic congressman, dying in that office.

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