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The Resource Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief, James M. McPherson, (text large print)

Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief, James M. McPherson, (text large print)

Label
Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief
Title
Tried by war
Title remainder
Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief
Statement of responsibility
James M. McPherson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Evaluates Lincoln's talents as a commander in chief in spite of limited military experience, tracing the ways in which he worked with, or against, his senior commanders to defeat the Confederacy and reshape the presidential role
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.7092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
E457.2
LC item number
.M478 2008b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
Label
Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief, James M. McPherson, (text large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 451-535)
Contents
The quest for a strategy, 1861 -- The bottom is out of the tub -- You must act -- A question of legs -- Destroy the rebel army, if possible -- The promise must now be kept -- Lee's army, and not Richmond, is your true objective point -- The heaviest blow yet dealt to the rebellion -- If it takes three more years -- No peace without victory
Control code
ocn263409170
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
539 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410413390
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008045104
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief, James M. McPherson, (text large print)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 451-535)
Contents
The quest for a strategy, 1861 -- The bottom is out of the tub -- You must act -- A question of legs -- Destroy the rebel army, if possible -- The promise must now be kept -- Lee's army, and not Richmond, is your true objective point -- The heaviest blow yet dealt to the rebellion -- If it takes three more years -- No peace without victory
Control code
ocn263409170
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
539 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410413390
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008045104
Other physical details
ill., map

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