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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to American Scoundrel: The Life of the Notorious Civil War General Dan Sickles.    

The Great Shame: And the Triumph of the Irish in the English-Speaking World

Thomas Keneally - History - 2010 - 768 pages
"Thomas Keneally recounts history with the uncanny skill of a great novelist whose only interest is to lay bare the human heart in all its hope and pain. As he was able to do ...
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Sickles at Gettysburg: The Controversial Civil War General Who Committed ...

James A. Hessler - History - 2010 - 504 pages
Sickles at Gettysburg: The Controversial Civil War General Who Committed Murder, Abandoned Little Round Top, and Declared Himself the Hero of Gettysburg, by licensed ...
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Dan Sickles

Edgcumb Pinchon - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 316 pages
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Australians: Origins to Eureka

Thomas Keneally - History - 2010 - 672 pages
The first volume of a unique history of Australia where people are always centre stage, from bestselling author Thomas Keneally who brings to life the vast range of characters ...
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Office of Innocence: A Novel

Thomas Keneally - Fiction - 2004 - 319 pages
Marshalling the vast powers of narrative and historical re-creation that he brought to his international bestseller Schindlerís List, Thomas Keneally has created a moving and ...
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The congressman who got away with murder

Nat Brandt - Biography & Autobiography - 1991 - 261 pages
Recounts how a murder trial led to the first successful use of the temporary insanity plea, when Congressman Sickles was acquitted for shooting District Attorney Philip Barton ...
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Schindler's List

Thomas Keneally - Fiction - 1993 - 398 pages
Recreates the remarkable activities and courage of Oskar Schindler, a Catholic German industrialist who gambled everything to save as many Jews as possible from the Nazi death ...
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Sickles the Incredible

W. A. Swanberg - 1956 - 433 pages
The life of a Civil War general, congressman tried for murder, friend of five Presidents, diplomat, spendthrift, and libertine - one of the gaudiest of American figures.
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No Retreat, No Surrender: One American's Fight

Tom D. DeLay, Stephen Mansfield - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 189 pages
A candid memoir by the former majority leader of the House of Representatives describes pivotal elements from his career, from his conversion to Christianity and contributions ...
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A River Town

Thomas Keneally - Fiction - 2011 - 324 pages
Fleeing to Australia to escape the repressive life of British-controlled Ireland, Tim Shea is alarmed by his new home's equally stifling social order and its inclination ...
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