Contents

Introduction

Chapter 1 - Extra Billy: The Early Years, 1797-1842

Chapter 2 - The Transition Years, 1843-1851

Chapter 3 - The Long Road to Secession, 1853-1860

Chapter 4 - Colonel Smith of the Confederacy, 1861-62

Chapter 5 - General Smith and the 1863 Chancellorsville and Gettysburg campaigns

Chapter 6 - Governor Smith Returns to Richmond, 1863-65

Chapter 7 - The Sunset Years, 1865-1887

Appendix

Bibliography

Index