Louisiana State University Press
Citizen Soldier Ethos Held Civil War Armies Together
Civil War historians describe the armies of the Union and Confederacy as “volunteer armies"; it was a war for the destiny of the nation fought by the people of the nation. Andrew S. Bledsoe’s book Citizen-Officers: The Union and Conf....
Jones, Gregory R.
"Citizen-Officers: The Union and Confederate Volunteer Junior Officer Corps in the American Civil War,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 18
Available at: https://repository.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol18/iss2/8