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Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era - James M. McPherson
Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era
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The esteemed, Pulitzer Prize-Winning history of the Civil War that brings to vivid life, the generals, the presidents, the soldiers, politicians, Abolitionists, Southern fire-eaters, Northern barn-burners, Copperheads, and Know-Nothings. An instant classic, this is the single volume on the tragic... show more
The esteemed, Pulitzer Prize-Winning history of the Civil War that brings to vivid life, the generals, the presidents, the soldiers, politicians, Abolitionists, Southern fire-eaters, Northern barn-burners, Copperheads, and Know-Nothings. An instant classic, this is the single volume on the tragic war and its background that every historian--amateur or trained--will want to have on the shelf to read again and again.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780345359421 (0345359429)
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Pages no: 904
Edition language: English
Series: Oxford History of the United States (#6)
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5.0 Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era
James M. McPherson’s masterpiece justifiably won the Pulitzer in 1988. It is volume six in the Oxford History of the United States. McPherson is obviously a good scholar; he is also an excellent writer. His narrative style is serious, but clear. The book works in both conception and execution. ...
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Recommended by Judkins. But so long!
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The best one volume history of the Civil War. I recommend this book to anyone who is reading about the Civil War for the first time.
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5.0 Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era
Given to me by a close friend. I'd like it anyway. What men we had back then.
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