The Resource This mighty scourge : perspectives on the Civil War, James M. McPherson

This mighty scourge : perspectives on the Civil War, James M. McPherson

Label
This mighty scourge : perspectives on the Civil War
Title
This mighty scourge
Title remainder
perspectives on the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
James M. McPherson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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McPherson, James M
Dewey number
973.7
Index
index present
LC call number
E468
LC item number
.M24 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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United States
Label
This mighty scourge : perspectives on the Civil War, James M. McPherson
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-251) and index
Contents
Slavery and the coming of the war. And the war came ; Escape and revolt in black and white -- The lost cause revisited. The Confederacy : a house divided? ; Was the best defense a good offense? : Jefferson Davis and Confederate strategies ; The Saratoga that wasn't : the impact of Antietam abroad ; To conquer a peace? : Lee's goals in the Gettysburg campaign ; The last rebel : Jesse James ; Long-legged Yankee lies : the lost cause textbook crusade -- Architects of victory. "We stand by each other always" : Grant and Sherman ; The hard hand of war : Unvexed to the sea : Lincoln, Grant, and the Vicksburg campaign -- Home front and battle front. Brahmins at war ; "Spend much time in reading the daily papers" : the press and army morale in the Civil War ; No peace without victory, 1861-1865 -- Lincoln. To remember that he had lived ; "As commander-in-chief I have the right to take any measure which may best subdue the enemy
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 260 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1027584316
Label
This mighty scourge : perspectives on the Civil War, James M. McPherson
Link
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-251) and index
Contents
Slavery and the coming of the war. And the war came ; Escape and revolt in black and white -- The lost cause revisited. The Confederacy : a house divided? ; Was the best defense a good offense? : Jefferson Davis and Confederate strategies ; The Saratoga that wasn't : the impact of Antietam abroad ; To conquer a peace? : Lee's goals in the Gettysburg campaign ; The last rebel : Jesse James ; Long-legged Yankee lies : the lost cause textbook crusade -- Architects of victory. "We stand by each other always" : Grant and Sherman ; The hard hand of war : Unvexed to the sea : Lincoln, Grant, and the Vicksburg campaign -- Home front and battle front. Brahmins at war ; "Spend much time in reading the daily papers" : the press and army morale in the Civil War ; No peace without victory, 1861-1865 -- Lincoln. To remember that he had lived ; "As commander-in-chief I have the right to take any measure which may best subdue the enemy
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 260 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1027584316

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