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Published: 02 November 2017

240 Pages


ISBN: 9780190658533

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The War That Forged a Nation

Why the Civil War Still Matters

James M. McPherson

  • A collection of essays from the nation's leading Civil War historian, including several never before published
  • Grounded in years of research and conversation, these essays advance the scholarship and understanding of Civil War history
  • 50 years since McPherson published his first book, this volume offers a summation of his work in the field