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Emory Upton : misunderstood reformer

Author: David J Fitzpatrick
Publisher: Norman, OK : University of Oklahoma Press, [2017]
Series: Campaigns and commanders, volume 60
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Presents the biography of Emory Upton (1839-1881), a Civil War hero and military reformer. A rising star in the Union army, Upton commanded artillery, infantry, and cavalry organizations. After the war he toiled to update and reform the organization structure and tactics of the army."--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Military history
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Fitzpatrick, David J., 1958-
Emory Upton.
Norman, OK : University of Oklahoma Press, [2017]
(DLC) 2016049877
(OCoLC)973199250
Named Person: Emory Upton; Emory Upton
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David J Fitzpatrick
ISBN: 9780806159256 0806159251
OCLC Number: 992805032
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Early life and education --
Upton's Civil War, 1861-1863 --
Upton's Civil War, 1864-1865 --
Professional stagnation and personal sorrow --
Commandant of cadets --
Asian and European armies and American military policy --
A program of reform --
The politics of reform --
Death and resurrection.
Series Title: Campaigns and commanders, volume 60
Other Titles: Emory Upton, misunderstood reformer
Responsibility: David J. Fitzpatrick.

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"Presents the biography of Emory Upton (1839-1881), a Civil War hero and military reformer. A rising star in the Union army, Upton commanded artillery, infantry, and cavalry organizations. After the war he toiled to update and reform the organization structure and tactics of the army."--Provided by publisher.

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