2 edition of History of the American War found in the catalog.
History of the American War
Henry Charles Fletcher
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Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. A complete history of the Great Rebellion ; or, The Civil War in the United States, also, biographical sketches of the principal actors in the great drama by Moore, James texts.
For libraries, history buffs, and armchair warriors, it is a must. For political science students, career diplomats, and officers in the armed services, its reading should be required." —History"A particularly timely account." —Kansas City Times"It reads easily but is not a popularized history nor does the book become a history of Reviews: 1. This volume explores the political and social dimensions of the Civil War in both the North and South. Millions of Americans lived outside the major campaign zones so they experienced secondary exposure to military events through newspaper reporting and letters home from soldiers.
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These nonfiction books are all about the American Civil War, the historical figures involved, analyses on the cultural and political climate of the time, and the aftermath of the war. American Civil War alternate histories are alternate history fiction that focuses on the Civil War ending differently or not occurring.
The American Civil War is a popular point of divergence in English-language alternate history fiction. The most common variants detail the victory and survival of the Confederate common variants include a Union victory under different circumstances.
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American Civil War, four-year war (–65) fought between the United States and 11 Southern states that seceded to form the Confederate States of America.
It arose out of disputes over slavery and states’ rights. When antislavery candidate Abraham Lincoln was elected president (), the Southern states seceded.
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A massive undertaking at the time, this nearly page book was first published in to commemorate America’s involvement into World War I.
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The book is a sort of "prequel" for Taylor's previous book, The Civil War ofabout the important and under-studied War of Taylor is the Thomas Jefferson Professor of History at the University of Virginia, has twice won the Pulitzer Prize for History, and was a finalist for the National Book Award.
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His book explores how a new type of radicalism fundamentally altered the American mind. 5. John Ferling, Almost a Miracle: The American Victory in the War of Independence (Oxford University Press, ) Ferling's single volume history of the American Revolution explores how the nascent national government defeated the British.
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George Washington’s Mount Vernon. Hudson River Museum.From veteran British popular historian Johnson, an overly exhaustive account of the vigorous and violent growth of several small British colonies into the modern American nation.
Although Johnson (The Birth of the Modern,etc.) purports to present the history of the American people, his account has an undeniably British orientation; No details can be found here of the cultures of pre.