Table of Contents

Preface: The Cavalrymen and the Joy of Battle . . .

Principal figures in the story of Tom's Brook in order of rank . . .

Chapter 1: "If the War is to Last Another Year. . . ." . . .

Chapter 2: "The Cause of All My Disasters" . . .

Chapter 3: "The Savior of the Valley" . . .

Chapter 4: No Quarter on the Back Road . . .

Chapter 5: "No Half Measures" . . .

Chapter 6: Decision at Tom's Brook . . .

Chapter 7: No More Flanks . . .

Chapter 8: "A General Smash-up of the Entire Confederate Line" . . .

Chapter 9: "The Endurance of Horseflesh" . . .

Chapter 10: "The World May Fault Me, but Gen. Lee Cannot." . . .

Chapter 11: "With Tomahawk and Butcher Knife" . . .

Appendix A: Order of Battle

Appendix B: Strengths and Losses

Appendix C: Notes on Maps and Topography

Bibliography

Index