William Mulligan, Jr., is professor of history at Murray State University.
Characterized as a 'charmingly fresh and unsophisticated'
narrative, the experiences of the 25th Wisconsin Infantry as
described in the letters of Chauncey Cooke will enthrall and
entertain the broad spectrum of Civil War enthusiasts. A Badger Boy
in Blue makes for a delightfully good read."--Terrence J. Winschel
"historian at Vicksburg National Military Park and author of
Triumph and Defeat: The Vicksburg Campaign, vols. I and II