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Lincoln's political generals

Author: David Work
Publisher: Urbana, Ill. : University of Illinois Press ; Chesham : Combined Academic [distributor], 2012.
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At the beginning of the Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln sought to bind important political leaders to the Union by appointing them as generals. The task was formidable: he had to find enough  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Work
ISBN: 9780252078613 0252078616
OCLC Number: 776777739
Notes: Originally published: 2009.
Description: 1 volume : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: David Work.

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"Exciting and fresh."--H-CivWar "Work has produced a book certain to generate both controversy and further investigation. Recommended."--Choice "A very fine study."--Civil War Book Review "Readers, Read more...

 
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