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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
Dewey number
973.7092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.2
LC item number
.M478 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in Penguin Books 2009."--paperback ed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-314) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
5879112
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 329 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780143116141
Lccn
2008025229
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn212847711
  • (OCoLC)212847711
Label
Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief, James M. McPherson
Link
Publication
Note
"Published in Penguin Books 2009."--paperback ed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-314) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
5879112
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 329 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780143116141
Lccn
2008025229
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn212847711
  • (OCoLC)212847711

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