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The Resource William Tecumseh Sherman : in the service of my country : a life, James Lee McDonough

William Tecumseh Sherman : in the service of my country : a life, James Lee McDonough

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William Tecumseh Sherman : in the service of my country : a life
Title
William Tecumseh Sherman
Title remainder
in the service of my country : a life
Statement of responsibility
James Lee McDonough
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10513104
Cataloging source
DLC
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1934-
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McDonough, James L.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Sherman, William T.
  • Sherman, William T.
  • United States
  • United States
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Generals
  • Generals
  • Military campaigns
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
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in the service of my country : a life
Label
William Tecumseh Sherman : in the service of my country : a life, James Lee McDonough
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 725-785) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : Death stared us all in the face -- My father named me William Tecumseh -- I was notified to prepare for West Point -- In the service of my country -- Sand and sun, Seminoles and Spaniards -- Military camaraderie, Southern aristocracy, prospective matrimony -- And then there was a war on -- Deprived of military glory -- California again; a brand-new game -- Golden State banker -- I was fit for the army but nothing else -- In a hell of a fix -- No man can foresee the end -- Action at Bull Run -- "Crazy" in Kentucky -- Triumphant in Tennessee -- This is no common war -- The strongest place I ever saw -- The river of our greatness is free -- Why was I not killed at Vicksburg? -- One hundred thousand strong -- I knew more of Georgia than the rebels did -- I want a bold push for Atlanta -- It's a big game, but I know I can do it -- Taking the war to the braggart Carolinians -- A soldier of renown -- General-in-chief, I -- General-in-chief, II -- We can only bow to the inevitable
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xiii, 816 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393241570
Lccn
2016007023
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40026193104
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)939911299
Label
William Tecumseh Sherman : in the service of my country : a life, James Lee McDonough
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 725-785) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : Death stared us all in the face -- My father named me William Tecumseh -- I was notified to prepare for West Point -- In the service of my country -- Sand and sun, Seminoles and Spaniards -- Military camaraderie, Southern aristocracy, prospective matrimony -- And then there was a war on -- Deprived of military glory -- California again; a brand-new game -- Golden State banker -- I was fit for the army but nothing else -- In a hell of a fix -- No man can foresee the end -- Action at Bull Run -- "Crazy" in Kentucky -- Triumphant in Tennessee -- This is no common war -- The strongest place I ever saw -- The river of our greatness is free -- Why was I not killed at Vicksburg? -- One hundred thousand strong -- I knew more of Georgia than the rebels did -- I want a bold push for Atlanta -- It's a big game, but I know I can do it -- Taking the war to the braggart Carolinians -- A soldier of renown -- General-in-chief, I -- General-in-chief, II -- We can only bow to the inevitable
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xiii, 816 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393241570
Lccn
2016007023
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40026193104
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)939911299

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