Alfred Mouton and the Civil War
by William Arceneaux
William Arceneaux's biography of Alfred Mouton, South Louisiana's illustrious Confederate hero, examines Mouton's Acadian heritage, the social standing and achievements of his forebears, his childhood, his military training, his involvement with the Attakapas vigilance committees, and finally, his career in the Confederate army. This revised and expanded edition also incorporates the most recent findings in Acadian and Civil War history, as well as new materials from the National Archives and various Louisiana depositories. Also included in the second edition are the muster rolls for Mouton's Eighteenth Louisiana Regiment and the Acadian general's West Point transcripts.
Softcover, 206 pages, 2nd edition, ©1981