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Contested BorderlandThe Civil War in Appalachian Kentucky and Virginia$
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Brian D. McKnight

Print publication date: 2006

Print ISBN-13: 9780813123899

Published to Kentucky Scholarship Online: September 2011

DOI: 10.5810/kentucky/9780813123899.001.0001

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East Tennessee Rescued, Southwestern Virginia Harassed

East Tennessee Rescued, Southwestern Virginia Harassed

October 1863–March 1864

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(p.170) 9 East Tennessee Rescued, Southwestern Virginia Harassed
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Contested Borderland
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Brian D. McKnight

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University Press of Kentucky
DOI:10.5810/kentucky/9780813123899.003.0010

This chapter examines the battle between Confederate and Union armies in East Tennessee and southwestern Virginia during the period from October 1863 to March 1864. During this period, East Tennessee became a bloody battleground between the Union and Confederate armies, and while the war had left the mountains of eastern Kentucky, the Union army's movement into East Tennessee brought more pressure to bear on southwestern Virginia.

Keywords:   East Tennessee, southwestern Virginia, Confederate army, Union army, Kentucky

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