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Review: Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era (Oxford History of the United States #6)

User Review  - Bryan Craig - Goodreads

After twenty years, this is still the standard overview of the war. Read full review

Review: Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era (Oxford History of the United States #6)

User Review  - Mary Kauffman - Goodreads

An excellent book about the Civil War, clarified several issues for me. Relatively easy to read and is a good source of info about the Civil War. We are hoping to travel to Georgia in 2013 to visit some of the historical sites so thus book is one of our sources of information. Read full review

Review: Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era (Oxford History of the United States #6)

User Review  - Stuart Townsend - Goodreads

The detail of this series is so extensive that, after two books, I failed to complete. I felt that, for the academic, this was possible great. For the very interested reader, it was just too much. Read full review

Review: Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era (Oxford History of the United States #6)

User Review  - Nishant - Goodreads

870 enjoyable pages! A great single volume history of The Civil War Read full review

Review: Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era (Oxford History of the United States #6)

User Review  - Holly - Goodreads

Enjoyed learning more about the civil war. This book was comprehensive without taking up multiple volumes and didn't feel too tedious once I got into it. Read full review

Review: Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era (Oxford History of the United States #6)

User Review  - Frank Collier - Goodreads

great author Read full review

Review: Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era (Oxford History of the United States #6)

User Review  - Bob Young - Goodreads

For a Civil War class at CCM...have to circle back around to this one someday...decent one volume treatment... Read full review

Review: Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era (Oxford History of the United States #6)

User Review  - Kristjan - Goodreads

Very good overview of the Civil War. Difficult to read in places, but mostly due to the subject matter not holding much interest for me (such as the effect of politics on the war). For the most part ... Read full review

Review: Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era (Oxford History of the United States #6)

User Review  - Ryan - Goodreads

This is the first book I've read about the Civil War. McPherson covers some important pre-war stuff and then gives a complete account of the war. I quite enjoyed it. Read full review

Review: Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era (Oxford History of the United States #6)

User Review  - Bob - Goodreads

Widely recognized as the premier general history of the American Civil War, McPherson's book excels at explaining both the what and the why of the conflict. His original thesis is that the political ... Read full review


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