Generals in Blue: Lives of the Union Commanders

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LSU Press, 1964 - History - 679 pages
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Brief sketches reveal the personalities, background and careers of the nearly six hundred men who attained the rank of general in the Union Army.

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User Review  - Jamie638 - LibraryThing

This book and its companion "Generals in Gray" contain in two volumes the most authoritative and detailed biographies of the entire roster of Union and Confederate generals. In addition, almost all the entries are accompanied by a photograph. Read full review

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A must have for all Civil War historians and buffs. Even better than Generals in Gray in terms of detail. Read full review


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About the author (1964)

Ezra J. Warner, also the author of Generals in Blue, died in 1974. A native of Lake Forest, Illinois, he was an investment counselor in La Jolla, California, and was well known in Civil War circles as a shrewd and tireless researcher.

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