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By Alan Hankinson

At Bull Run, green, ill-trained and poorly led armies clashed within the starting engagement of the yankee Civil struggle (1861-1865). Culminating in a stalwart protective struggle via Thomas 'Stonewall' Jackson's Virginia Brigade, this is often the tale of the Confederacy's first victory. the writer investigates the personalities of the imperative commanders and examines the opposing armies, exhibiting how the commonly various uniforms of other devices brought on blunders of id which affected the conflict at the most important issues. guns, intelligence and the virtually common inexperience of troops on each side are all mentioned, aiding to provide an explanation for the occasions of the conflict itself.

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