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George Thomas: Virginian for the Union

Christopher J. Einolf - History - 2007 - 413 pages
One of the North's greatest generals-Rock of Chickamauga
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A Gallant Little Army: The Mexico City Campaign

Timothy D. Johnson - History - 2007 - 365 pages
The first book-length study of one of America's greatest military campaigns and triumphs, led by Winfield Scott--one of America's greatest generals. Shines a spotlight on the ...
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Broken Glass: Caleb Cushing & the Shattering of the Union

John M. Belohlavek - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 482 pages
One of the most colorful, controversial, and misunderstood public figures of the 19th century The most hated man in New England, critics dubbed him on the eve of the Civil War ...
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Daily Life in Immigrant America, 1820-1870

James M. Bergquist - History - 2008 - 306 pages
Examines the experiences of immigrants in the United States during the nineteenth century, discussing such topics as the journey to America, life in immigrant communities, and ...
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Fort Pillow, a Civil War Massacre, and Public Memory

John Cimprich - History - 2005 - 193 pages
At the now-peaceful spot of Tennessee's Fort Pillow State Historic Area, a horrific incident in the nation's bloodiest war occurred on April 12, 1864. Just as a high bluff in ...
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In this Remote Country: French Colonial Culture in the Anglo-American ...

Edward Watts - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 275 pages
When Anglo-Americans looked west after the Revolution, they hoped to see a blank slate upon which to build their continental republic. However, French settlers had inhabited ...
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Policing the Great Plains: Rangers, Mounties, and the North American ...

Andrew R. Graybill - History - 2007 - 277 pages
In the late nineteenth century, the Texas Rangers and Canada?s North-West Mounted Police were formed to bring the resource-rich hinterlands at either end of the Great Plains ...
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The Civil War and the Limits of Destruction

Mark E Neely - History - 2007 - 277 pages
The Civil War is often portrayed as the most brutal war in America's history, a premonition of twentieth-century slaughter and carnage. In challenging this view, Mark E. Neely ...
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