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The Civil War: A History (Signet Classics)

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Publisher Comments:

Presented in one comprehensive volume, this is the Civil War as it really was-the forces and events that caused it, the soldiers and civilians who fought it, and the ideas and values that are its legacy today.

Synopsis:

This vivid commentary on the Civil War explores the long-standing social issues that plunged the nation into war, providing an in-depth analysis of the politics and the colorful personalities of Federal and Confederate leaders. Includes a new Foreword and Introduction, along with a comprehensive Index and 14 maps. Winner of the Fletcher Pratt Award from the New York Civil War Round Table. (August)

About the Author

Harry Hansen was born in Davenport, Iowa, and received a bachelor of philosophy degree from the University of Chicago. He served as a war correspondent for the Chicago Daily News during World War I, and was a correspondent at the Paris Peace Conference in 1919. Mr. Hansen served as literary editor of the Chicago Daily News, the New York World, and the New York World Telegram. He wrote eleven books as well as numerous articles and essays, and lectured at Columbia University and the University of Chicago. A member of the Society of American Historians, he was the editor of The World Almanac.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780451531667
Author:
Hansen, Harry
Publisher:
Signet Classics
Introduction by:
Jakes, John
Introduction:
Jakes, John
Foreword by:
Gallagher, Gary
Foreword:
Gallagher, Gary
Author:
Gallagher, Gary
Author:
Jakes, John
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
US History-1800 to Civil War
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B-Mass Market
Publication Date:
20100931
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
688
Dimensions:
6.8 x 4.5 x 1.46 in 0.7 lb
Age Level:
17-17

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Military » Civil War » General
History and Social Science » Politics » Peace and War
History and Social Science » US History » 1800 to Civil War

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"Synopsis" by , This vivid commentary on the Civil War explores the long-standing social issues that plunged the nation into war, providing an in-depth analysis of the politics and the colorful personalities of Federal and Confederate leaders. Includes a new Foreword and Introduction, along with a comprehensive Index and 14 maps. Winner of the Fletcher Pratt Award from the New York Civil War Round Table. (August)
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