Battle Hymn: The Best and Worst Civil War Generals

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This entertaining work analyzes the strengths and weaknesses of the Civil War's top Union and Confederate generals using extensive primary documents and original research. Included are the surprising answers to intriguing questions: - How did Union general Ulysses S. Grant attain such a high rank after numerous failures in civilian life? - What made the dour, almost fanatically religious Stonewall Jackson perhaps the best combat leader in the Confederacy? History professor Richard M. Walsh explains why Ambrose Burnside ...

Battle Hymn: The Best and Worst Civil War Generals 2016, Pel

ISBN-13: 9781455621361

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