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Sons of Garibaldi in Blue and Gray: Italians in the American Civil War By Frank W. A ...

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Sons of Garibaldi in Blue and Gray:

Contents

List of Illustrations

ix

Foreword

xi

Preface

xiii

Acknowledgments

xv

Chapter 1 The Early Italian American Experience

1

Chapter 2 Giuseppe Garibaldi: “The Hero of Two Worlds”

23

Chapter 3 “Ye come from many a far off clime; And speak in many a tongue”: The Garibaldi Guard

47

Chapter 4 Edward Ferrero: From Ballroom to Battlefield

85

Chapter 5 Luigi Palma di Cesnola: An Italian Cavalier in the Union Cavalry

133

Chapter 6 Francis Barretto Spinola: A Tammany Politician Goes to War

179

Chapter 7 Alberto Maggi and Enrico Fardella: Two Professional Soldiers

221

Chapter 8 The Sons of Neptune: Italian Americans in the Union Navy

255

Chapter 9 Italians in Gray: The Service of Italian Soldiers in the Confederate Army

293

Appendices

A. The John Garibaldi Collection

313

B. Hospital Life in the Army of the Potomac

383

C. Union Naval Enlistments

393

Bibliography

407

Index

435