Tried by War

Tried by War : Abraham Lincoln as Commander in Chief

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James McPherson, a bestselling historian of the Civil War, illuminates how Lincoln worked with?and often against?his senior commanders to defeat the Confederacy and create the role of commander in chief as we know it.
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  • CD-Audio
  • 134.62 x 147.32 x 38.1mm | 294.83g
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged
  • 0143143603
  • 9780143143604

About Professor James McPherson

James M. McPherson is the George Henry Davis '86 Professor of History Emeritus at Princeton University. He is the bestselling author of numerous books on the Civil War, including "Battle Cry of Freedom," which won the Pulitzer Prize, "For Cause and Comrades," which won the prestigious Lincoln Prize, and "Crossroads of Freedom." He lives in Princeton, NJ.
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