Table of Contents

List of Maps

List of Illustrations

Editor's Note

Acknowledgments

Prologue

Chapter One-Charleston and Cheraw

Chapter Two-Rockingham, Carthage, and Fayetteville

Chapter Three-Raleigh, Richmond, and Greensboro

Chapter Four-Chester, Newberry, and Augusta

Epilogue

Sidebars (appearing within the chapters)

John A. Inglis, Author of Secession: Wanted Dead or Alive

"Power, plunder, and extended rule."

My Soul, Be On Thy Guard

John Anderson, My Jo

Crablanterns

The Battle of Averasboro

Milestones

The Sticks: Three Mementos of Southern Independence, Sought and Lost

Appendix A: Partial Robertson Genealogical Chart

Appendix B: Partial Righton Genealogical Chart

Appendix C: An Interview with Resisting Sherman: A Confederate Surgeon's Journal and the Civil War in the Carolinas, 1865 author Thomas Heard Robertson, Jr.

Bibliography

Index

Author Biography