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People/Characters: Jefferson Davis

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1858: Abraham Lincoln, Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee, Ulysses S. Grant and the War They Failed to See by Bruce Chadwick
1862 by Robert Conroy
Abraham Lincoln by George S. McGovern
Abraham Lincoln versus Jefferson Davis by Irving Werstein
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter by Seth Grahame-Smith
After the Thunder: Fourteen Men Who Shaped Post-Civil War America by Wilmer Jones
The Age of Jackson by Arthur Meier Schlesinger Jr.
America Today by Academic Industries
America's Great Debate: Henry Clay, Stephen A. Douglas, and the Compromise That Preserved the Union by Fergus M. Bordewich
American Brutus: John Wilkes Booth and the Lincoln Conspiracies by Michael W. Kauffman
American Civil War by Winston S. Churchill
The American Civil War: A Military History by John Keegan
American Pantheon: Sculptural and Artistic Decoration of the U.S. Capitol by Donald R. Kennon
American song sheets, slip ballads, and poetical broadsides, 1850-1870; a catalogue of the collection of the Library Company of Philadelphia by Edwin Wolf
American Speeches: Political Oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War by Ted Widmer
The Andrews Raid, or The Great Locomotive Chase by Samuel Epstein
Andrews' raiders by Roberta Strauss Feuerlicht
April 1865: The Month That Saved America by Jay Winik
The Assassin's Accomplice: Mary Surratt and the Plot to Kill Abraham Lincoln by Kate Clifford Larson
The Assassination: Death of the President by Champ Clark
Battle Chronicles of the Civil War - Leaders - Index by James M. McPherson
Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era by James M. McPherson
The Battle Hymn of the Republic: A Biography of the Song That Marches On by John Stauffer
Battles and Leaders of the Civil War, Volume 1: From Sumter to Shiloh by Robert Underwood Johnson
Behind the Scenes: or, Thirty Years a Slave and Four Years in the White House by Elizabeth Keckley
The Beleaguered City: The Vicksburg Campaign, December 1862-July 1863 (Modern Library) by Shelby Foote
Den bittra fejden : nordamerikanska inbördeskriget 1861-1865 by Göran Rystad
The Blockade: Runners and Raiders by William C. Davis
Blood on the Moon: The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln by Jr. Edward Steers
The Bloodiest Day: The Battle of Antietam by Ronald H. Bailey
Bloody Crimes: The Funeral of Abraham Lincoln and the Chase for Jefferson Davis by James L. SwansonPresident, Confederate States of America
Brother Against Brother: The War Begins by William C. Davis
Builders of America Vol. XX, Robert E, Lee by Clifford Smyth
The cactus throne: The tragedy of Maximilian and Carlotta by Richard O'Connorreferenced
Capital Dames: The Civil War and the Women of Washington, 1848-1868 by Cokie Roberts
Chasing Lincoln's Killer by James L. Swanson
The Civil War by Academic Industries
The Civil War in the West: Victory and Defeat from the Appalachians to the Mississippi by Earl J. Hess
Civil War Schemes and Plots by Webb Garrison
A Civil War Treasury of Tales, Legends & Folklore by B. A. Botkin
The Civil War, a narrative : Secession to Fort Henry by Shelby Foote
The Civil War: A Narrative by Shelby Foote
The Civil War: An Illustrated History by Geoffrey C. Ward
Co. Aytch: A Confederate Memoir of the Civil War by Sam R. Watkins
The Coastal War: Chesapeake Bay to Rio Grande by Peter M. Chaitin
Confederate Admiral: The Life and Wars of Franklin Buchanan by Craig L. Symonds
Confederate Emancipation: Southern Plans to Free and Arm Slaves during the Civil War by Bruce Levine
Confederate Generals in the Western Theater, Vol. 1: Classic Essays on America's Civil War (Western Theater in the Civil War) by Lawrence L. Hewitt
Confederate Military History, a Library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 7.2, Mississippi by Charles E. Hooker
The Confederate Nation 1861-1865 by Emory M. ThomasConfederate
Confederate Ordeal: The Southern Home Front by Steven A. Channing
Confederate Tide Rising: Robert E. Lee and the Making of Southern Strategy, 1861-1862 by Joseph L. Harsh
Congress and the Crisis of the 1850s by Paul Finkelman
Dark Union: The Secret Web of Profiteers, Politicians, and Booth Conspirators That Led to Lincoln's Death by Leonard F. Guttridge
Davis and Lee at War by Steven E. Woodworth
The Davis memorial volume; or, Our dead president, Jefferson Davis, and the world's tribute to his memory by J. William Jones
Dead Water by Barbara Hambly
Decoying the Yanks: Jackson's Valley Campaign by Champ Clark
A Diary From Dixie by Mary Boykin Chesnut
Divided We Fought: A Pictorial History of the War 1861-1865 by Hirst Dillon Milhollen
Dixie Betrayed: How the South Really Lost the Civil War by David J. Eicher
The Elements of Confederate Defeat: Nationalism, War Aims, and Religion by Richard E. Beringer
Elizabeth Van Lew: Civil War Spy (Signature Lives: Civil War Era) by Heidi Schoof
Ellet's Brigade : the strangest outfit of all by Chester G. Hearn
Embattled Rebel: Jefferson Davis as Commander in Chief by James M. McPherson
Emperor Norton: Life and Experiences of a Notable Character in San Francisco 1849-1880 by Albert Dressler
Fighting for the Confederacy: The Personal Recollections of General Edward Porter Alexander by Edward Porter Alexander
The Final Fortress : The Campaign for Vicksburg 1862-1863 by Samuel Carter
First Blood: Fort Sumter to Bull Run by William C. Davis
First Lady of the Confederacy by Joan E. Cashin
Forward to Richmond: McClellan's Peninsular Campaign by Ronald H. Bailey
Frock Coats and Epaulets: Psychological Portraits of Confederate Military and Political Leaders by Alf J. Mapp, Jr.
The Generals: Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee by Dwight G. Anderson
Gettysburg by Stephen W. Sears
Gettysburg--The First Day by Harry W. Pfanzmentioned
Gettysburg: The Confederate High Tide by Champ Clark
Gettysburg: The Graphic Novel by C. M. Butzer
Gettysburg: The True Account of Two Young Heroes in the Greatest Battle of the Civil War by Iain C. Martin
Grant Wins the War: Decision at Vicksburg by James R. Arnold
The Gray and the Black: The Confederate Debate on Emancipation by Robert F. Durden
The great locomotive chase; a history of the Andrews railroad raid into Georgia in 1862 by William Pittenger
The growth of the American Republic by Samuel Eliot Morison
The Guns of the South by Harry Turtledove
A History of the Supreme Court by Bernard Schwartz
History of the United States Capitol : a chronicle of design, construction, and politics by William C. Allen
History's Greatest Rivals: Abraham Lincoln v. Jefferson Davis, Presidents of a Divided Nation by Ellis Roxburgh
An Honorable Defeat: The Last Days of the Confederate Government by William C. Davis
House of Abraham: Lincoln and the Todds, A Family Divided by War by Stephen Berry
A House Reunited: How America Survived the Civil War (Modern Scholar) by Jay Winik
How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi
I, Varina; a biography of the girl who married Jefferson Davis and became the First Lady of the South by Ruth Painter Randall
Invading Mexico: America's Continental Dream and the Mexican War, 1846-1848 by Joseph Wheelan
Invincible Iron Man: The Search for Tony Stark by Brian Michael Bendis
The Irish Devil by Diane Whiteside
Jeff Davis: Confederate Boy by Lena Young De Grummond
Jefferson Davis by Hudson Strode
Jefferson Davis by William E. Dodd
Jefferson Davis by Patricia Miles Martin
Jefferson Davis by Clement Eaton
Jefferson Davis (Heroes of the Civil War) by Susan Lee
Jefferson Davis (Leaders of the Civil War Era) by David Aretha
Jefferson Davis : his rise and fall by Allen Tate
Jefferson Davis and His Generals: The Failure of Confederate Command in the West by Steven E. Woodworth
Jefferson Davis and the Civil War Era by William J. Jr. Cooper
Jefferson Davis's Flight from Richmond : The Calm Morning, Lee's Telegrams, the Evacuation, the Train, the Passengers, the Trip, the Arrival in Danville and the Historians' Frauds by John Stewart
Jefferson Davis, American by William J. Cooper
Jefferson Davis, Confederate President by Herman Hattaway
Jefferson Davis: American Patriot by Hudson Strode
Jefferson Davis: Confederate President by Hudson Strode
Jefferson Davis: Confederate President (Famous Figures of the Civil War Era) by Joey Frazier
Jefferson Davis: President of the Confederacy (Signature Lives: Civil War Era) by Jean Kinney Williams
Jefferson Davis: The Man and His Hour by William C. Davis
Jefferson Davis: Tragic Hero by Hudson Strode
John Hay: from poetry to politics by Tyler Dennett
John Surratt: The Lincoln Assassin Who Got Away by Michael Schein
Joseph E. Davis: Pioneer Patriarch by Janet Sharp Hermann
Joseph E. Johnston; a Civil War Biography by Craig L. Symonds
Judah P. Benjamin: Confederate Statesman by Robert Douthat Meade
The Kents by John Ostrander
The Killing Ground: Wilderness to Cold Harbor by Gregory Jaynes
The Lady of Arlington by Harnett T. Kane
Landscape Turned Red: The Battle of Antietam by Stephen W. Sears
The Last Campaign: Grant Saves the Union by Earl Schenck Miers
The Last Full Measure by Jeff Shaara
Lee Takes Command: From Seven Days to Second Bull Run by John L. Papanek
Lee's Maverick General: Daniel Harvey Hill by Hal Bridges
Life of Jefferson Davis, with a secret history of the southern confederacy, gathered "behind the scenes in Richmond". Containing curious and extraordinary information of the principal southern characters in the late war, in connection with President Davis, and in relation to the various intrigues of his administration by Edward Alfred Pollard
Lincoln by David Herbert Donald
Lincoln and Douglas: The Debates that Defined America by Allen C. Guelzo
Lincoln and the Triumph of the Nation: Constitutional Conflict in the American Civil War by Mark E. Neely, Jr.
Lincoln as I Knew Him: Gossip, Tributes and Revelations from His Best Friends and Worst Enemies by Harold Holzer
Lincoln's First Crisis: Fort Sumter and the Betrayal of the President by William Bruce Johnson
Lincoln's Avengers: Justice, Revenge, and Reunion after the Civil War by Elizabeth D. Leonard
Lincoln's War Cabinet by Burton Jesse Hendrick
A Long Shadow: Jefferson Davis and the Final Days of the Confederacy by Michael B. Ballard
The Long Surrender by Burke Davis
Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer by James L. Swanson
Maximilian and Juarez by Jasper Ridley
May I Quote You, General Lee? by Randall Bedwell
Miles Morales: Spider-Man Vol. 1: Straight Out of Brooklyn by Saladin AhmedMiles Morales' father
The Modern Library Civil War Bookshelf 5-Book Bundle: Personal Memoirs, Uncle Tom's Cabin, The Red Badge of Courage, Jefferson Davis:The Essential Writings, The Life and Writings of Abraham Lincoln by Ulysses S. Grant
Montgomery C. Meigs and the Building of the Nation's Capital by William C. Dickinson
Mothers of Invention: Women of the Slaveholding South in the American Civil War by Drew Gilpin Faust
Mr. Davis's Richmond by Stanley Kimmel
Mr. Lincoln's T-mails by Tom Wheeler
Murdering Mr. Lincoln: A New Detection of the 19th Century's Most Famous Crime by Charles Higham
Narrative of Military Operations Directed During the Late War Between the States by Joseph E. Johnston
Never for Want of Powder: The Confederate Powder Works in Augusta, Georgia by C. L. Bragg
On the Brink of Civil War: The Compromise of 1850 and How It Changed the Course of American History by John C. Waugh
Ordeal of the Union: Complete by Allan Nevins
The Oxford History of the American People by Samuel Eliot Morison
Partners in Command: The Relationships Between Leaders in the Civil War by Joseph GlatthaarConfederate President
The peace that almost was by Mark Tooley
Presidents Under Fire: Commanders-in-Chief in Victory and Defeat by James Arnold
Private letters, 1823-1889 by Jefferson Davis
Pursuit: The Chase, Capture, Persecution, and Surprising Release of Confederate President Jefferson Davis by Clint Johnson
The Real Lincoln: a New Look at Abraham Lincoln, His Agenda, and an Unnecessary War by Thomas DiLorenzo
Retreat from Gettysburg: Lee, Logistics, and the Pennsylvania Campaign by Kent Masterson Brown
Reveille in Washington, 1860-1865 by Margaret Leech
A River Unvexed: A History and Tour Guide to the Campaign for the Mississippi River (The Civil War Campaigns Series) by Jim Miles
Sahara by Clive Cusslerreferenced
Sarah Morgan: The Civil War Diary of a Southern Woman by Sarah Morgan Dawson
Savannah, Immortal City by Barry Sheehy
Secession on Trial: The Treason Prosecution of Jefferson Davis (Studies in Legal History) by Cynthia Nicoletti
Secret Missions of the Civil War by Philip Van Doren Stern
The Secret Service of the Confederate States in Europe by James D. Bulloch
Secretaries of war and secretaries of the army : portraits & biographical sketches by William Gardner Bell
The Senate, 1789-1989. Vol. 1. Addresses on the history of the United States Senate by Robert C. Byrd
Sherman's March by Burke Davis
Sherman's March: Atlanta to the Sea by David Nevin
The Shipwreck of Their Hopes: The Battles for Chattanooga by Peter Cozzens
The Siege of Washington: The Untold Story of the Twelve Days That Shook the Union by John Lockwood
Singing Soldiers a History of the Civil War in Son: The Spirit of the Sixties : A History of the Civil War in Song by Paul Glass
Singing the New Nation: How Music Shaped the Confederacy, 1861-1865 by E. Lawrence Abel
The Slaves' War: The Civil War in the Words of Former Slaves by Andrew Ward
Songs of the Civil War by Irwin Silber
Spies, Scouts, and Raiders: Irregular Operations by William C. Davis
Stars in Their Courses : The Gettysburg Campaign, June-July 1863 by Shelby Foote
Statesmen of the lost cause; Jefferson Davis and his cabinet by Burton J. Hendrick
The Story of Jefferson Davis by Zachary Kent
The Struggle for Tennessee: Tupelo to Stones River by James H. Street
Tenting Tonight: The Soldier's Life by James I. Robertson
The Texas Senator by June Rayfield Welch
This Mighty Scourge: Perspectives on the Civil War by James M. McPherson
To the Gates of Richmond: The Peninsula Campaign by Stephen W. Sears
The Training Ground: Grant, Lee, Sherman, and Davis in the Mexican War, 1846-1848 by Martin Dugard
The Triangle Histories of the Civil War: Leaders - Jefferson Davis by W. Scott Ingram
Ultimate Comics Spider-Man Volume 4 by Brian Michael Bendis
Varina by Charles Frazier
Varina Howell: Wife of Jefferson Davis by Eron Rowland
Varina Howell: Wife of Jefferson Davis, Vol. 1 by Eron Rowland
Vicksburg Is the Key: The Struggle for the Mississippi River by William L. Shea
The war between the Union and the Confederacy, and its lost opportunities by William C. Oates
War Is All Hell: A Collection of Civil War Quotations by Randall J. Bedwell
War on the Mississippi: Grant's Vicksburg Campaign by Jerry Korn
War Songs and Poems of the Southern Confederacy 1861-1865 by H. M. Wharton
We Sold Our Souls by Grady Hendrix
Where the People Speak: The United States Capitol and Its Place in History by Andrew R. Dodge
White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of our Racial Divide by Carol Anderson
Winnie Davis: Daughter of the Lost Cause by Heath Hardage Lee
With Malice Toward None by Stephen B. Oates
Zachary Taylor by John S. D. Eisenhower
Zeb Vance: champion of personal freedom by Glenn Tucker

Character description

Jefferson Finis Davis (June 3, 1808 – December 6, 1889) was an American statesman and leader of the Confederacy during the American Civil War; serving as the President for its entire history.

Jefferson Davis in Wikipedia

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