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Reflections on the Civil War

Bruce Catton

Reflections on the Civil War

by Bruce Catton

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Published by Easton Press in Norwalk, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint. Originally published: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1981.

      StatementBruce Catton ; edited by John Leekley.
      ContributionsLeekley, John.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE468 .C295 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 246 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages246
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1912726M
      LC Control Number90119623

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Battle Cry of Freedom, his Pulitzer Prize-winning account of that conflict, was a national bestseller that Hugh Brogan, in The New York Times, called "history writing of the highest order."Now, in Drawn With the Sword, McPherson offers a series of thoughtful and 3/5(2).