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Review: In the Hands of Providence: Joshua L. Chamberlain and the American Civil War (Civil War America)

User Review  - Tim Glinatsis - Goodreads

As far as biographies go, this is a must-read. If you're not one for biographies, but you appreciate civil war stuff, it's also a great pick. Chamberlain is probably most well-known for his role at ... Read full review

Review: In the Hands of Providence: Joshua L. Chamberlain and the American Civil War (Civil War America)

User Review  - Becky - Goodreads

I finally finished this. I wanted more background about his life when he wasn't fighting in the Civil War--both before and after. I felt bad when his relationship with his wife had problems. I'm so glad he lived his faith in God. Read full review

Review: In the Hands of Providence: Joshua L. Chamberlain and the American Civil War (Civil War America)

User Review  - Steven Z. - Goodreads

Recently my daughter earned a position a position at Bowdoin College and when I visited the campus I was struck by the statue of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, an individual who I was familiar with but ... Read full review

Review: In the Hands of Providence: Joshua L. Chamberlain and the American Civil War (Civil War America)

User Review  - Charles Phillips - Goodreads

Chamberlain was a marvel. A classical scholar who was a natural military commander. No West Point for Chamberlain, just literature and philosophy. He would seem supremely unsuited to have an instinct ... Read full review

Review: In the Hands of Providence: Joshua L. Chamberlain and the American Civil War (Civil War America)

User Review  - Mike - Goodreads

Joshua Chamberlain was an amazing man. He is someone that is worthy of emulation. The led a full, and varied life. Not many people would be capable of following in his footsteps. Having a few men like him in government today, would go a long way in helping solve some of our most difficult problems. Read full review

Review: In the Hands of Providence: Joshua L. Chamberlain and the American Civil War (Civil War America)

User Review  - Rich - Goodreads

Interesting and filled with details, but more of a hagiography than a biography. Read full review

Review: In the Hands of Providence: Joshua L. Chamberlain and the American Civil War

User Review  - Richbrahm - Goodreads

Interesting and filled with details, but more of a hagiography than a biography. Read full review

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