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General Jo Shelby: Undefeated Rebelby O'Flaherty, Daniel
Publisher: University of North Carolina Press
Issue: Spring 2001
First published in 1954, Daniel O'Flaherty's biography of General Jo Shelby records the Missouri cavalryman's wartime exploits against the Union and his self-imposed Mexican exile in 1865. During one 1863 raid alone, Shelby destroyed $2 million in Union supplies.