Henry Halleck's War: A Fresh Look at Lincoln's Controversial General-In-Chief

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Clerisy Press, 1999 - 750 pages
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Henry Halleck has not always fared well with historians. Curt Anders, noted Civil War expert, presents a Halleck whose cool-headedness in crisis, competence in military management, and unflinching fidelity to principle perhaps didn't win the war for Lincoln, but certainly helped keep him from losing it.

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Anders is a native Texas and a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and also holds a master's degree from Columbia University. He was an infantry rifle company commander during the first year of the Korean War.

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