Published June 25, 2007
by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||364|
Preview this book» What people are Life of General Nathaniel Lyon. [With illustrations, including a portrait.] Ashbel WOODWARD, Nathaniel LYON (General.) Full view - and one who held his life as nothing when his country demanded it of him. Damned Yankee book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Nathaniel Lyon () was the first Union general to die in the C /5. Biography of Union General Nathaniel Lyon attended the United States Military Academy and graduated 11th out of 52 in After graduation, Lyon participated in fighting the Seminole Indians in Florida, as well as in the Mexican American War, even though he did not support the conflict. Genre/Form: Biographies History Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Woodward, Ashbel, Life of General Nathaniel Lyon. Hartford, Case.
Nathaniel Lyon was born on July 14th, , to Amasa and Kezia Knowlton Lyon, in Ashford, Connecticut. Dissatisfied with the life of a farmer, Lyon sought and received an appointment to West Point Military Academy in He graduated in , as the eleventh ranked member of . Get this from a library! Damned Yankee: the life of General Nathaniel Lyon. [Christopher Phillips; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)] -- Nathaniel Lyon () was the first Union general to die in the Civil War. Killed at the Battle of Wilson's Creek, Missouri, he became the North's first war hero, famed as the man who saved. A HISTORICAL ACCOUNT OF THE CONNECTICUT MEDICAL SOCIETY" by Ashbel Woodward, M.D. (of Franklin CT). and a great selection of related books, art . Nathaniel Lyon was a strange, strange man. Perhaps it is fitting that his biography is a strange, strange book. Lyon was simply another career army captain until the events of the last year of his life catapulted him to the attention of the public.3/5(1).
Damned Yankee: The Life of General Nathaniel Lyon: Christopher Phillips: Books - 5/5(1). Life of General Nathaniel Lyon. This book, "Life of General Nathaniel Lyon," by Ashbel Woodward, is a replication of a book originally published before It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it * 0. Life of General Nathaniel Lyon. by Ashbel Woodward. Kobo Writing Life Adds Cost-Per-Circulation Mo 28 new eBooks and audiobooks we’re looking for Author: Ashbel Woodward. Nathaniel Lyon (–) was the first Union general to die in the Civil War. Killed at the Battle of Wilson’s Creek, Missouri, he became the North’s first war hero, famed as the man who saved Missouri for the : Louisiana State University Press.