Between Reb and Yank: A Civil War History of Northern by Taylor M. Chamberlin,John M. Souders

By Taylor M. Chamberlin,John M. Souders

The northern a part of Loudoun County was once a Unionist enclave in accomplice Virginia that remained a contested battleground for armies and factions of all stripes through the Civil conflict. mendacity among the Blue Ridge Mountains, Harpers Ferry, and Washington, D.C., the Loudoun Valley supplied a average hall for commanders on either side, whereas its mountainous fringes have been domestic to partisans, guerillas, deserters and smugglers. This designated historical past examines the conflicting loyalties within the farming groups, the peaceable Quakers stuck within the center, and the political underpinnings of Unionist Virginia.

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