Nelson A. Miles: and the twilight of the frontier army
Based on a wide range of sources, including materials only recently made available to researchers, this first complete, carefully documented biography of Miles skillfully delineates the brilliant, abrasive, and controversial tactician whose career in many respects epitomized the story of the Old Army.
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Wooster has written a detailed biography of the last commanding general of the U.S. Army. Miles's career was long and colorful: he began serving in the Civil War, went on to distinguish himself in ... Read full review