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Patriotic Gore

Patriotic Gore

by Edmund Wilson

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Featuring critical and biographical portraits of notable figures of the American Civil War, Patriotic Gore remains one of Edmund Wilson's greatest achievements. Considered one of the 100 Best Nonfiction books by The Modern Library.

Figures discussed include Harriet Beecher Stowe, Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant, William Tecumseh Sherman, and Oliver Wendell Holmes, among many others.

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ISBN-13: 9781466899636
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Publication date: 11/12/2019
Sold by: Macmillan
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 816
Sales rank: 956,191
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Edmund Wilson (1895-1972) was a novelist, memoirist, playwright, journalist, poet, and editor but it is as a literary critic that he is most highly regarded. His more than twenty books include Axel’s Castle, Patriotic Gore, To the Finland Station, and Memoirs of Hecate County.

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