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Mr. Lincoln"s army

Bruce Catton

Mr. Lincoln"s army

by Bruce Catton

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Published by White Lion in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • McClellan, George Brinton, -- 1826-1885.,
  • United States. -- Army of the Potomac.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBruce Catton.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination363 p. :
    Number of Pages363
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16578462M

    Book Report Mr. Lincoln’s Army When it comes to recording the history of our wonderful country, books are very important. The book Mr. Lincoln’s Army by Bruce Catton can be described as one of those history books that carefully spell out the ins and outs of that period of time. In this book review, I will address two main focal points. Get this from a library! Mr. Lincoln's Army. [Bruce Catton] -- This is the story of Lincoln's famous army of the Potomac during the early years of the Civil War, when it was under the command of General George B. McClellan.

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      The first book in Bruce Catton’s Pulitzer Prize–winning Army of the Potomac Trilogy, Mr. Lincoln’s Army is a riveting history of the early years of the Civil War, when a fledgling Union Army took its stumbling first steps under the command of the controversial general George McClellan. Following the secession of the Southern states, a /5(9). I always encourage authors of self-published books to contact me directly, but in the great majority of cases I come across their work completely at random. An interesting-looking recent "discovery" is Quita Shier's Warriors in Mr. Lincoln’s Army: Native American Soldiers Who Fought in the Civil War (Author, ), a roster and document study.


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In vivid detail is told the story of the Army of the Potomac during the years-when it was under the command of the gifted but vacillating young General, George B.

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