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Was Jefferson Davis Right? James Ronald Kennedy

Was Jefferson Davis Right?

James Ronald Kennedy

Published September 30th 1998
ISBN : 9781565543706
Paperback
320 pages
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Decisively refuting all the old slanders, the authors give us back the real Davis-a patriotic soldier, a reluctant secessionist, the model of a Christian gentleman, and an inspiration to all Americans, North and South. --Thomas Fleming, editor of MoreDecisively refuting all the old slanders, the authors give us back the real Davis-a patriotic soldier, a reluctant secessionist, the model of a Christian gentleman, and an inspiration to all Americans, North and South. --Thomas Fleming, editor of Chronicles: A Magazine of American Culture Captured, imprisoned, and charged with 1) conspiracy and culpability in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln- 2) conspiracy to cause the deaths of Northern P.O.W.s at Andersonville, Georgia, a detention camp- 3)participating in and attempting to assist in the growth of the system of slavery- and 4) treason against the United States of America, Jefferson Davis was never afforded his constitutional right to a trial. Now, Davis will have his day in court as the authors present the evidence to the jury --their readers. After hearing the case, readers will be able to cast their ballots on the authors Web site to determine Davis guilt or innocence . . . to answer the question: Was Jefferson Davis Right?