Lincoln's Generalsby Gabor S. Boritt, Stephen W. Sears, Mark E. Neely Jr., Michael Fellman
The Director of the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College and four other noted historians examine the interaction between Lincoln and five of his key generals: McClellan, Hooker, Meade, Sherman, and Grant. Breaking down stereotypes of Lincoln and his commanders, this breakthrough volume take us directly inside the relationships that shaped the Civil War.
-David Herbert Donald, author of Lincoln
“Full of unexpected portraits and anecdotes, Lincoln’s Generals gives us a surprising glimpse of Lincoln himself as a leader often more astute in his strategic assessments than the professional soldiers who fought this war.”—Book-of-the-Month Club News
"So much of that pile [of Civil War books] is dross, but this [one] is golden."--Booklist
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Gabor S. Boritt is Director of the Civil War Institute and Fluhrer Professor at Gettysburg College. His books include Lincoln and the Economics of the American Dream and Lincoln, the War President: The Gettysburg Lectures.
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