Civil War Series
3:46 pm
Wed March 6, 2013

The White Knight

In part 113 of our Civil War series, Virginia Tech history professor James Robertson profiles Confederate General Turner Ashby, the so-called White Knight of the Shenandoah Valley. According to Dr. Robertson, his is a story “of gallantry and a passion for danger.”

Illustration of General Turner Ashby
Illustration of General Turner Ashby
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