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Lincoln's generals

Author: G S Boritt; Stephen W Sears; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"From the moment the battle ended, Gettysburg was hailed as one of the greatest triumphs of the Union army. Celebrations erupted across the North as a grateful people cheered the victory. But Gabor Boritt turns our attention away from the rejoicing millions to the dark mood of the White House - where Lincoln cried in frustration as General Meade let the largest Confederate army escape safely into Virginia. Such  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lincoln's generals.
New York : Oxford University Press, ©1994
(OCoLC)654606888
Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; George B McClellan; George Gordon Meade; William T Sherman; Abraham Lincoln
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G S Boritt; Stephen W Sears; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
ISBN: 0195085051 9780195085051
OCLC Number: 29702303
Description: 248 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm
Contents: Lincoln and McClellan / Stephen W. Sears --
Wilderness and the cult of manliness : Hooker, Lincoln, and defeat / Mark E. Neely, Jr. --
"Unfinished work" : Lincoln, Meade, and Gettysburg / Gabor S. Boritt --
Lincoln and Sherman / Michael Fellman --
Grant, Lincoln, and unconditional surrender / John Y. Simon.
Responsibility: edited by Gabor S. Boritt ; essays by Stephen W. Sears [and 4 others].
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