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People/Characters: John B. Floyd

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American Civil War by Winston S. Churchillas John Buchanan Floyd
Brother Against Brother: The War Begins by William C. Davis
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 1: Fort Sumter to Perryville by Shelby Footeas John Buchanan Floyd
The Civil War: An Illustrated History by Geoffrey C. WardGeneral
Forts Henry and Donelson — the Key to the Confederate Heartland by Benjamin Franklin Cooling
History of the United States Capitol : a chronicle of design, construction, and politics by William C. Allen
Jefferson Davis and His Generals: The Failure of Confederate Command in the West by Steven E. Woodworth
Lincoln's Avengers: Justice, Revenge, and Reunion after the Civil War by Elizabeth D. Leonard
Lincoln's War Cabinet by Burton Jesse Hendrick
The Road to Shiloh: Early Battles in the West by David Nevin
Secretaries of war and secretaries of the army : portraits & biographical sketches by William Gardner Bell
September Blood: The Battle of Carnifex Ferry by Terry Lowry
Tenting Tonight: The Soldier's Life by James I. Robertson
Where the South Lost the War: An Analysis of the Fort Henry-Fort Donelson Campaign, February 1862 by Kendall D. Gott

Character description

John Buchanan Floyd, 24th U.S. Secretary of War and 31st Governor of Virginia. His father, John Floyd, was also a politician (see). During the American Civil War he served as a Confederate general, losing the Battle of Fort Donelson to Ulysses S. Grant.

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