The confederate army was not all white



The model David Chaltas in this artwork is a friend and a mentor to this artist, Publisher Gregory Newson, He is on back cover “Heroes by force” directory listing a small fraction of black confederate soldiers, approximately 4,000 soldiers that served the confederacy. The scene is set in the desert as Jesus Christ wondered and got spiritual guidance from such a location. But Robert E Lee did spend some time in the deserts of Texas during the Spanish American war.