Reappraising Jefferson Davis as Confederate PresidentIn his influential study, The Road to Appomattox (1956), historian Bell Irvin Wiley virtually leveled a bill of indictment against Jefferson Davis, asserting that as Confederate commander in chief Davis’s “performance in that cap....
Dawson, Joseph G. III
"Embattled Rebel: Jefferson Davis as Commander in Chief,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 17
, Article 20.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol17/iss1/20