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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to For Cause and Comrades: Why Men Fought in the Civil War.   

This Mighty Scourge: Perspectives on the Civil War

James M. McPherson - History - 2009 - 272 pages
The author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Battle Cry of Freedom and the New York Times bestsellers Crossroads of Freedom and Tried by War, among many other award-winning books ...
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The War That Forged a Nation: Why the Civil War Still Matters

James M. McPherson - History - 2015 - 304 pages
More than 140 years ago, Mark Twain observed that the Civil War had "uprooted institutions that were centuries old, changed the politics of a people, transformed the social ...
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Crossroads of Freedom: Antietam

James M. McPherson - History - 2002 - 224 pages
The Battle of Antietam, fought on September 17, 1862, was the bloodiest single day in American history, with more than 6,000 soldiers killed--four times the number lost on D ...
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Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era

James M. McPherson - History - 1988 - 904 pages
Focuses on the military campaigns, including strategy and logistics, military leaders, and common soldiers
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Lamson of the Gettysburg: The Civil War Letters of Lieutenant Roswell H ...

James M. McPherson, Patricia R. McPherson - History - 1997 - 272 pages
Roswell Lamson was one of the boldest and most skillful young officers in the Union navy. Second in the class of 1862 at Annapolis (he took his final exam while at sea during ...
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Abraham Lincoln and the Second American Revolution

James M. McPherson - History - 1992 - 192 pages
James McPherson has emerged as one of America's finest historians. Battle Cry of Freedom, his Pulitzer Prize-winning account of the Civil War, was a national bestseller that ...
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Drawn with the Sword: Reflections on the American Civil War

James M. McPherson - History - 1997 - 272 pages
James M. McPherson is acclaimed as one of the finest historians writing today and a preeminent commentator on the Civil War. Battle Cry of Freedom, his Pulitzer Prize-winning ...
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The Struggle for Equality: Abolitionists and the Negro in the Civil War and ...

James M. McPherson - History - 2014 - 496 pages
Originally published in 1964, The Struggle for Equality presents an incisive and vivid look at the abolitionist movement and the legal basis it provided to the civil rights ...
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Embattled Rebel: Jefferson Davis as Commander in Chief

James M. McPherson - History - 2014 - 320 pages
From the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of Battle Cry of Freedom, a powerful new reckoning with Jefferson Davis as military commander of the Confederacy History has not been ...
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The Most Fearful Ordeal: Original Coverage of the Civil War by Writers and ...

James M. McPherson - History - 2004 - 420 pages
Collects The New York Times articles that documented the Civil War as it was transmitted by the era's recently developed telegraph, in a volume that includes coverage of key ...
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