Kidnapping the Generals: The South's Most-Daring Raid Against the Union Army
by James Rada, Jr
Published: September 5, 2013.
In 1865, McNeill's Rangers rode into Union-occupied Cumberland, Md., and kidnapped General Benjamin Kelly and General George Crook from their hotel room. This is the story of the planning and daring execution of this raid that became one of the last victories of the Confederacy in the Civil War.