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History of the American War

Henry Charles Fletcher

History of the American War

by Henry Charles Fletcher

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Published by Bentley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History

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    Digitized and made available by: University of Toronto Libraries

    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 vol.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25451845M
    OCLC/WorldCa1550022

    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.

    The Woodrow Wilson Center’s History and Public Policy Program welcomes Pierre Asselin for a book launch discussion of Vietnam's American War: A History.. Communist forces in the Vietnam War lost most battles and suffered disproportionally higher casualties than the United States and its allies throughout the conflict. The John L. Nau III Center for Civil War History at the University of Virginia invites nominations for the John Nau Book Prize in American Civil War Era History. Titles published in will be eligible. The $25, prize focuses primarily on scholarship devoted to the war itself but is also open to works on the background and.


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