The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Civil War

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Regnery Pub., Sep 30, 2008 - History - 370 pages
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The author of "Robert E. Lee on Leadership" busts myths and shatters stereotypes as he profiles eminent--and colorful--military generals. Revealing little-known truths, this is the Politically Incorrect Guide that every Civil War buff must have.

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Review: The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Civil War (Politically Incorrect Guides)

User Review  - Alan - Goodreads

I rated this lower because I felt the formatting of the content was horrible. For example, the early chapters provide a synopsis of the war and the political climate of the day, primarily from a pro ... Read full review

Review: The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Civil War (Politically Incorrect Guides)

User Review  - Erin - Goodreads

I expected that this book, like other PIGs, would be a quick read, but it was actually a bit of a slog. Admittedly, I have no head for military strategy. There was a lot of interesting information though; I just wish I could keep straight which general did what and where. Read full review

Contents

A Country of Their
6
The Gunpowder Trail
22
The History of the War in Sixteen Battles You Should Know
40
Copyright

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About the author (2008)

H. W. Crocker III is the author of "Triumph: The Power and the Glory of the Catholic Church" and "Robert E. Lee on Leadership: Executive Lessons in Character, Courage, and Vision," as well as the prizewinning comic novel "The Old Limey," He has worked as a journalist, a speechwriter for the governor of California, and a book editor. He lives near the battlefields of northern Virginia.

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