How the North Won

How the North Won : A Military History of the Civil War

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Selected as one of Civil War magazine's 100 essential titles on military campaigns and personalities.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 784 pages
  • 154.94 x 228.6 x 50.8mm | 997.9g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0252062108
  • 9780252062100
  • 944,819

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'The beginning student of Civil War military history will find the work an unmatched guide to how war was fought in the mid nineteenth century. Anyone already well versed in Civil War history will find immensely stimulating the authors' interpretations of Union and Confederate strategy, interpretations that will have to be grappled with by all subsequent historians of the subject.' -Russell F. Weigley, Indiana Magazine of Historyshow more

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"Superb military history, analytic, comprehensive, discursive, controversial in the best sense, and always stimulating... One of the very best Civil War books to appear in the past quarter-century." -- Dudley T. Cornish, Military Affairsshow more

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