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Stonewall Jackson
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  • Stonewall Jackson was inadvertently shot by his own men.
  • From farther out on the Island came the Cheadles and the O. R. P. Schraeders, and the Stonewall Jackson Abrams of Georgia, and the Fishguards and the Ripley Snells.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  The Great Gatsby
  • Since the death of Stonewall Jackson he has been Lee’s right hand.
    Michael Shaara  --  The Killer Angels
  • There wasn’t any Grant, nor any Sherman nor any Stonewall Jackson on either side so far in this war.
    Ernest Hemingway  --  For Whom the Bell Tolls

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  • Stonewall Jackson’s triumphs in the Valley and the defeat of the Yankees in the Seven Days’ Battle around Richmond showed that clearly.
    Margaret Mitchell  --  Gone with the Wind
  • He walked very fast in the gathering darkness, out Central Avenue, past the park and past Stonewall Jackson Smart’s house clear to the place beyond the streetlights where the street became a county road and angled to avoid Tollot’s farm house.
    John Steinbeck  --  East of Eden
  • Even Foch hasn’t half the significance of Stonewall Jackson.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  This Side of Paradise
  • A regiment of decorated war veterans from the area trooped by, including several men with long beards and shriveled bodies who claimed to have served with both the honorable Bobby Lee and the fanatically pious Stonewall Jackson.
    David Baldacci  --  Wish You Well
  • He was as firm as a Stonewall Jackson, but he was also as perfectly pacific as a woodshop instructor in a high school or some personage of the Congress party, somebody from that white-flutter India setting out to conquer the whole place flat.
    Saul Bellow  --  The Adventures of Augie March
  • Stonewall Jackson is also a good one.
    Jill McCorkle  --  Ferris Beach

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  • One group, in particular, the Stonewall Brigade, marched into battle under Stonewall Jackson, who, next to Lee, was the greatest of all southern generals.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Lincoln
  • Fatty was Stonewall Jackson High School’s truant officer, as well as a proud member of the Gatlin police force.
    Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl  --  Beautiful Creatures
  • "Tell you, Atticus," Cousin Ike would say, "the Missouri Compromise was what licked us, but if I had to go through it agin I’d walk every step of the way there an’ every step back jist like I did before an’ furthermore we’d whip ’cause this time… now in 1864, when Stonewall Jackson came around by— I beg your pardon, young folks.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • True, the South had suffered a sickening loss when Stonewall Jackson had been fatally wounded at Chancellorsville.
    Margaret Mitchell  --  Gone with the Wind
  • Both had replaced Stonewall Jackson, who was perhaps irreplaceable.
    Michael Shaara  --  The Killer Angels
  • What if Stonewall Jackson had worn one in preference to a slouch felt?
    Margaret Mitchell  --  Gone with the Wind
  • Tomorrow would be the first day of school, my sophomore year at Stonewall Jackson High, and I already knew everything that was going to happen—where I would sit, who I would talk to, the jokes, the girls, who would park where.
    Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl  --  Beautiful Creatures
  • Moreover, Old Joe and his men were between the Yankees and Atlanta, and everyone knew that, next to General Lee himself, there was no greater general than Johnston, now that Stonewall Jackson was dead.
    Margaret Mitchell  --  Gone with the Wind
  • Now how could there be anything better than spending a day like this at Stonewall Jackson High?
    Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl  --  Beautiful Creatures
  • If you try to prevent my niece from returning to Stonewall Jackson High School, I will be forced to spend some of that money.
    Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl  --  Beautiful Creatures
  • He thought suddenly of Stonewall Jackson, old Thomas, old Blue Light.
    Michael Shaara  --  The Killer Angels
  • "If we hadn’t lost Stonewall Jackson—"
    Margaret Mitchell  --  Gone with the Wind
  • ) Eccentric, brilliant, chosen out of all Lee’s officers to succeed to a portion of Stonewall Jackson’s old command.
    Michael Shaara  --  The Killer Angels
  • "Now, I could go on and on with the names of my relatives, but perhaps I’ll focus on the two names you’ll recognize, General Robert E. Lee and Mr. Stonewall Jackson.
    Jill McCorkle  --  Ferris Beach
  • She was named Ella Lorena, Ella for her grandmother Ellen, and Lorena because it was the most fashionable name of the day for girls, even as Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson were popular for boys and Abraham Lincoln and Emancipation for negro children.
    Margaret Mitchell  --  Gone with the Wind
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