Books by Randall J. Bedwell

The Brink of Destruction

The Brink of DestructionA Quotable History of the Civil War

Randall J. Bedwell

Brink of Destruction: A Quotable History of the Civil War, edited by Randall Bedwell, is a no-holds-barred look at the American Civil War through 450 quotations by the people who fought in it. Period...

War Is All Hell

War Is All HellA Collection of Civil War Facts and Quotes

Randall J. Bedwell

War Is All Hell is a no-holds-barred look at the American Civil War through the words of the people who endured it. Filled with more than 470 quotations from persons directly involved in the war and...

May I Quote You, General Forrest?

May I Quote You, General Forrest?Observations and Utterances of the South's Great Generals

Randall J. Bedwell

May I Quote You, General Forrest? is a collection of quotations from Nathan Bedford Forrest, the Confederate general whose innovative tactics set him apart from other military leaders of his time. His...

May I Quote You, Stonewall Jackson?

May I Quote You, Stonewall Jackson?Observations and Utterances of the South's Great Generals

Randall J. Bedwell

Here is a vivid portrayal of a hero of the Confederate army through his own words and through the words of those who knew him best. Stonewall Jackson's remarks paint a lucid portrait of the era and...

Unbroken Circle

Unbroken CircleA Quotable History of the Grand OLE Opry

Randall J. Bedwell

Unbroken Circle: a Quotable history of the Grand Ole Opry, edited by Randall Bedwell, is a tribute to this most homegrown of American institutions. Filled with quotations from Opry stars -- from Uncle...

May I Quote You, General Longstreet?

May I Quote You, General Longstreet?Observations and Utterances of the South's Great Generals

Randall J. Bedwell

James Longstreet was one of the most lauded and most maligned generals of the Civil War. Renowned as a courageous, clear-thinking, and efficient leader, years later he was condemned as a traitor and...

May I Quote You, General Lee?

May I Quote You, General Lee?Observations & Utterances of the South's Great Generals, Volume 2

Randall J. Bedwell

This second volume of words and statements of Robert E. Lee speak of duty and principle, faith and doubt, bravery in the face of certain defeat, hard choices, and the qualities of leadership that made...

May I Quote You, General Grant?

May I Quote You, General Grant?Observations & Utterances of the North's Great Generals

Randall J. Bedwell

Amazingly, Ulysses S. Grant seemingly failed at everything he did before the war, yet he became a successful leader of men in wartime and later president in a crucial period of American history. The...

May I Quote You, General Chamberlain?

May I Quote You, General Chamberlain?Observations & Utterances of the North's Great Generals

Randall J. Bedwell

May I Quote You, General Chamberlain? is a collection of quotations by Joshua L. Chamberlain, the highly respected Union general from Maine who relinquished a peaceful life as a college professor to...