The University of Virginia Press
"[Confederate planners] saw themselves as imminently realistic, not as inviting retribution from Nemesis by outlandish pride. They saw themselves as, yes, this great enterprise--and they needed to."
"Colossal Ambitions: Confederate Planning for a Post-Civil War World,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 23
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol23/iss1/2