The Civil War Battle of Wilson's Creek.
Brooksher. Known as "Bloody Hill", it was the first major engagement in the Western Theater and proportionately was one of the bloodiest of the war. This well-researched account of the Battle of Wilson's Creek in southwestern Missouri also describes political issues of the time and daily life during the period. 278 pgs., 15 B&W photos, 6 maps, 6"x 9", sfbd.