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4 edition of Judge Longstreet. found in the catalog.

Judge Longstreet.

A life sketch.

by Fitzgerald, Oscar Penn bp.

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Printed for the author [by the] Publishing house of the Methodist Episcopal church, South in Nashville, Tenn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Longstreet, Augustus Baldwin, 1790-1870.,
  • Methodist Episcopal church, South. [from old catalog],
  • Georgia -- Politics and government -- 1775-1865.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1845-1861.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF290 .L85
    The Physical Object
    Pagination318 p.
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23411654M
    LC Control Number12032312

      Longstreet’s statements come across as simple self-interest for his ethnic group, much like Lincoln’s statement at the Lincoln-Douglas debate at Ottowa, Illinois, that “inasmuch as it becomes a necessity that there must be a difference, I, as well as Judge Douglas, am in favor of the race to which I belong having the superior position.”. He became Judge Advocate on Longstreet’s staff. Book has marbled boards with black cloth on the spine. Title is labeled on the spine. Corners are slightly bent and edges are lightly worn. Some surface dirt is present and there is a black spot on the upper right corner. On the front cover, where it attaches to the spine, the lower half is.

    “Just like you shouldn’t judge a book by it’s cover, you shouldn’t judge this cigar by it’s wrapper. Looking at this cigar and one might say words like ugly, rough looking, and poorly made but that is far from true. The burn, the favors, and performance of this cigar punch above it’s weight class.   This book is the long missing piece of the Gettysburg story." -Richard Pilcher, a past president of The Longstreet Society "'Longstreet at Gettysburg' is a superb counter-stroke to the century-and-a-half of Lost Cause propaganda leveled at General Longstreet over Gettysburg.

    James Longstreet was born on January 8, in the Edgefield District in South Carolina, to Mary Ann Dent (cousin of President U. S. Grant's wife), and James Longstreet. Augustus Baldwin Longstreet is best known for his collection of humorous tales, Georgia use of the tall-tale form, vernacular speech, and the setting of the Georgia frontier (then.


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Judge Longstreet by Fitzgerald, Oscar Penn bp. Download PDF EPUB FB2

John Eisenhower The New York Times Book Review For those who cut their teeth on such historians as Douglas Southall Freeman and Bruce Catton, General James Longstreet provides insights and viewpoints well worth the time and effort to read it. Stephen B.

Oates author of Abraham Lincoln: The Man Behind the Myths A brilliant, provocative, riveting life, so much so that I found it impossible to Cited by: 7. In a Longstreet biography, it was reported that his home was always merry with grandchildren.

“The little citizens knowing the Judge for a man to be highly revered, and left alone when busy, but. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

A Life Sketch (Hardback or Cased Book). Format: Book. Land That I Love: Customize & Embroider Projects for Your State (Paperback or So. Helpful Links.). A Life Sketch (Hardback or Cased Book). Judge Longstreet. a Life Sketch (Hardback or Cased Book) Item Description.

Author: Fitzgerald, Oscar Penn Bp, ISBN: ;Seller Rating: % positive. When Georgia Scenes came from an Augusta, Georgia press inthe literary world realized (to varying degrees) that here was a new kind of book. It took a discerning critic like Edgar Allan Poe to recognize so immediately that its “verisimilitude” was an outstanding trait.

What was so radically new about the work was its author’s intention not to pretty life up. Excerpt from Judge Longstreet: A Life Sketch To the Hon. Lamar, of the United States Supreme Court; Chancellor Edward Mayes, of the University of Mississippi; the Rev.

Walter R. Branham, the Rev. Weyman H. Potter, the Rev. John W. Burke, Hon. Walter B. Hill, and the Rev. Wightman I hereby tender sincere thanks for the help they have given : Oscar Penn Fitzgerald.

Longstreet, Augustus Baldwin,Methodist Episcopal church, South. [from old catalog] Publisher Nashville, Tenn., Printed for the author [by the] Publishing house of the Methodist Episcopal church, South Collection library_of_congress; americana Digitizing sponsor The Library of Congress Contributor.

Today I purchased a book by this name by Judith Lee Hallock. So before I read it, will the author be fair to Longstreet.

Was Longstreet really a "monumental failure". Was he even a failure. I am not sure how to judge Longstreet in the West.

I thought General Longstreet practically won the Battle of Chickamauga almost by himself. James Longstreet was a U.S. Army officer, government official and most famously a lieutenant general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. See posts, photos and more on Facebook. Longstreet's literary sketches would probably have been forgotten had he not collected them into a book.

In September he published Georgia Scenes, Characters, Incidents, Etc. in the First Half Century of the Republic from the Sentinel office. The poet Edgar Allan Poe gave it a rave review, and in the book was reissued by a New York publisher, Harper and Brothers.

James Longstreet was born in the Edgefield District, South Carolina, on January 8,the third son and fifth child of James and Mary Ann Dent Longstreet. His parents owned a cotton plantation in the Piedmont section of northeastern Georgia near what would become the village of ed on: Decem Book Depository Books With Free Delivery Worldwide: DPReview Digital Photography: Goodreads Book reviews & recommendations: Home Services Handpicked Professionals Happiness Guarantee: IMDb Movies, TV & Celebrities: Kindle Direct Publishing Indie Digital Publishing Made Easy: Prime Now 2-Hour Delivery on Everyday Essentials: Shopbop Designer.

The following is the concluding sentence of the appeal to the South Carolinians, recently issued by Judge LONGSTREET: Here is the beginning and the end of the plan proposed: Fire a few worthless. Augustus Baldwin Longstreet; a study of the development of culture in the South by John Donald Wade (Book) Augustus Baldwin Longstreet by Kimball King (Book) Judge Longstreet.

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Full text of "Judge Longstreet. A life sketch" See other formats. THE JUDGE’S COMMON BOOK Justice John Henry Meagher was the senior justice of the Massachusetts Superior Court when first I came to the bench.

His simple admonition, “This is a trial court. Trial judges ought go on the bench every day and try cases,”1 is the best advice I ever received as a judge because it reminds me that whatever ourFile Size: 12KB.

Named a Superior Court judge of the Ocmulgee district, Longstreet traveled the back roads of rural Georgia on horseback for three years to visit the courthouses within his district.

However, the sudden deaths of his eldest son and mother-in-law in caused him to retreat from public life and turn to farming and religious study. Father: William Longstreet Mother: Hannah Fitzrandolph Augustus Baldwin Longstreet was born on 22 September in Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia.; He married Frances Eliza Parke.; William Barnes Wood wrote on 1 Augustfrom Oxford, Georgia, in a letter to his mother Evelina Alexander Barnes Wood in Tuskegee, Alabama, "Judge L— resigned his office here because he thought he.

In the new, struggling Confederacy, simply being a West Pointer and of apparently sound mind and body was enough to guarantee a high rank. Longstreet, modestly requesting a paymaster’s job, was handed instead a brigadier general’s commission and a brigade in the field army being assembled at Bull Run, outside Washington.Product Information.

This genealogy of the Southern branch of the Longstreet family with it related lines by Edward Mayes provides a unique view of the relationships which produced such prominent figures like William Longstreet, the inventor, Confederate General James Longstreet, Lee's "Old Warhorse," and the Rev.

A. B. Longstreet, judge, legislator, author and educator. Book Overview This genealogy of the Southern branch of the Longstreet family with it related lines by Edward Mayes provides a unique view of the relationships which produced such prominent figures like William Longstreet, the inventor, Confederate General James Longstreet, Lee's "Old Warhorse," and the Rev.

A. B. Longstreet, judge, legislator.