Crucible of Command : Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee--The War They Fought, the Peace They Forged
By: Davis, William C.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: New York : Da Capo Press, 2015Description: 1 online resource (689 p.).ISBN: 9780306822469.Subject(s): Generals -- United States -- Biography | Grant, Ulysses S., 1852-1929 -- Biography | Grant, Ulysses S., 1852-1929Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Crucible of Command : Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee--The War They Fought, the Peace They ForgedDDC classification: 938.1092367 LOC classification: E173 .D384 2015Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Table of Contents; List of Maps ; Preface ; Introduction: Icons; 1. Sons and Fathers; 2. School of the Soldier ; 3. FIghting on the Same Side ; 4. Times of Trial ; 5. A Crisis Made For Them ; 6. "What Has Become of Gen. Lee?"-"Who Is General Grant?"; 7. Lee Frustrated and Grant Victorious; 8. Shiloh and Sevens ; 9. Lee Victorious and Grant Frustrated; 10. "What Have We To Live For If Not Victories?"; 11. Two Rivers to Cross; 12. July 1863; 13. Hints of the Inevitable ; 14. "If Defeated Nothing Will be Left Us to Live For." ; 15. "A Mere Question of Time." ; 16. Meeting Again
17. Grant and Lee in 186818. The Last Meeting ; Notes ; Bibliography ; Acknowledgments; Index
A dual biography and a fresh approach to the always compelling subject of these two iconic leadershow they fashioned a distinctly American war, and a lasting peace, that fundamentally changed our nation
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