Sherman: Fighting Prophet

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U of Nebraska Press, 1993 M01 1 - 690 páginas
"An indispensable addition to the literature of this troubled period, and a worthy monument to the military genius who crushed the South which he loved."-Christian Science Monitor
 

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Crítica de los usuarios  - dhughes - LibraryThing

The author slowly desolves into hero worship. There a number of details in the book that were not well researched such his reference to John Bell Hood having lost an arm at Gettysburg. Hood lost the ... Leer comentario completo

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THE MOTTO OVER THE DOOR
1
WILLIAM TECUMSEH SHERMAN IN 1865 Frontispiece
2
THE CLIMB I THE BISHOP COMES UP THE RIVER
3
KETTLE FIRES
10
MARIA EWING
16
SHOOTING STAR
17
TWO FAMILIES ON THE HILL
22
THE REDHEAD CLIMBS THE HILL
32
THE MAN ON HORSEBACK
336
THE BEAUTY OF TIME
345
SHERMAN IN 1864
350
TERRIBLE DOOR OF DEATH
355
BIG INDIAN WAR
366
WITH BOOTS ON
377
CHANGE FRONT ON WASHINGTON
388
GLORIOUS LAUGHTER
399

THOMAS EWING
38
WASHINGTON
39
WEST POINT 8 ELLEN
42
ULYSSES S GRANT 211
53
WITHOUT SMELLING GUNPOWDER
76
THE JONAH OF BANKING
85
DEAD COCK IN THE
97
SOLITUDE AND BANISHMENT
110
WE DESERVE A MONARCH
126
EACH TO OUR OWN SHIP
139
A CHIP ON THE WHIRLING TIDE
148
SICKENING CONFUSION
161
NO MAN CAN SAVE THE COUNTRY
174
AM TO BE SACRIFICED
182
THE SUMMIT 21 UNCONDITIONAL SURRENDER GRANT
209
SHILOH BLOODY SHILOH
219
AS SMART AS TOWN FOLKS
231
JAMES BIRDSEYE MC PHERSON
242
WE CAN MAKE WAR TERRIBLE
243
THE VULTURES ARE LOOSE
252
SECTION OF THE MISSISSIPPI VALLEY
253
THOMAS EWINGS SONS
262
TREMBLE FOR THE RESULT
267
THIS FELLOW MC CLERNAND
275
MANY SOLDIERS
284
THEY CRY ALOUD FOR MERCY
293
BLOWS THICK AND FAST
304
VISIBLE INTERPOSITION OF GOD
312
PREPARE THEM FOR MY COMING
325
WAR IS WAR
410
CAN MAKE GEORGIA HOWL
422
THE ANGEL OF THE LORD
434
THE BESOM OF DESTRUCTION
442
A MAN DOWN SOUTH
457
THE PLATEAU 45 REPOSE OF THE TIGER
467
INEVITABLE SAMBO
477
HELLHOLE OF SECESSION
486
GOD ALMIGHTY STARTED WIND
498
SPLENDID LEGS
508
MR LINCOLN SPEAKS PRIVATELY
518
SIC SEMPER TYRANNIS
526
AM NOT STONE
536
SHERMAN HAS FATALLY BLUNDERED
544
HORRID DEFORMITIES
555
THE CUD OF BITTER FANCY
564
HAPPIEST MOMENT OF MY LIFE
572
LEAR ROARING AT THE STORM
580
NO HONORABLE MAN WILL BE TOLERATED
594
KETTLE FIRES FLICKER OUT
609
WILL NOT SERVE IF ELECTED
621
DEATH WALKED WITH ME
631
GENERAL SOURCES
655
PARTICULAR SOURCES
660
INDEX
670
161
679
A LETTER TO LINCOLN 195
680
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Introducing Sherman, Fighting Prophet is Brooks D. Simpson, a professor of history at Arizona State University and the author of Let Us Have Peace: Ulysses S. Grant and the Politics of War and Reconstruction.

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