The Civil War: A History (Mass Market)

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By Harry Hansen, Gary Gallagher (Foreword by), John Jakes (Introduction by)
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Presented in one comprehensive volume, this is the Civil War as it really was-the forces and events that caused it, the soldiers and civilians who fought it, and the ideas and values that are its legacy today.

About the Author

Harry Hansen was born in Davenport, Iowa, and received a bachelor of philosophy degree from the University of Chicago. He served as a war correspondent for the Chicago Daily News during World War I, and was a correspondent at the Paris Peace Conference in 1919. Mr. Hansen served as literary editor of the Chicago Daily News, the New York World, and the New York World Telegram. He wrote eleven books as well as numerous articles and essays, and lectured at Columbia University and the University of Chicago. A member of the Society of American Historians, he was the editor of The World Almanac.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780451531667
ISBN-10: 0451531663
Publisher: Signet
Publication Date: September 7th, 2010
Pages: 688
Language: English
Series: Signet Classics