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The Resource Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief, James M. McPherson

Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief, James M. McPherson

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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
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
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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275085
Cataloging source
DLC
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McPherson, James M
Dewey number
973.7092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Executive power
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief
Label
Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief, James M. McPherson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-314) and index
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 years more -- No peace without victory
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 329 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781594201912
Lccn
2008025229
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o212847711
  • (OCoLC)212847711
Label
Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief, James M. McPherson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-314) and index
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 years more -- No peace without victory
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 329 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781594201912
Lccn
2008025229
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o212847711
  • (OCoLC)212847711

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