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Table of Contents


Preface and Acknowledgments

Chapter 1: Hugh Judson Kilpatrick and his Federal Dragoons

Chapter 2: Wade Hampton and his Confederate Cavaliers

Chapter 3: A Sure Sign of Things to Come

Chapter 4: Groping in the Dark

Chapter 5: "We Fell upon the Camp like a Small Avalanche"

Chapter 6: "One of the Most Terrific Hand-to-Hand Encounters I Ever Witnessed"

Chapter 7: The Aftermath

Chapter 8: A Critical Assessment


Appendix A: Order of Battle

Appendix B: Identified Casualties at Monroe's Crossroads

Appendix C: Who was Judson Kilpatrick's Female Companion in March 1865?

Appendix D: What was Joseph Wheeler's Rank in March 1865?