The Resource Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief, James M. McPherson

Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief, James M. McPherson

Label
Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief
Title
Tried by war
Title remainder
Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief
Statement of responsibility
James M. McPherson
Title variation
Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Evaluates Lincoln's talents as a commander in chief in spite of limited military experience, tracing the ways in which he worked with, or against, his senior commanders to defeat the Confederacy and reshape the presidential role
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McPherson, James M
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E457.2
LC item number
.M478 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Whitman College
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • United States
  • United States
  • Verenigde Staten
  • United States
  • Executive power
  • Presidents
  • Amerikaanse burgeroorlog
  • Militaire bevelhebbers
  • Militaire strategie
  • Militärischer Führer
  • Sezessionskrieg (1861-1865)
  • Sezessionskrieg
  • Militärischer Führer
  • Sezessionskrieg
  • Executive power
  • Command of troops
  • Political science
  • Presidents
Label
Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief, James M. McPherson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-314) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The quest for a strategy, 1861 -- The bottom is out of the tub -- You must act -- A question of legs -- Destroy the Rebel Army, if possible -- The promise must now be kept -- Lee's Army, and not Richmond, is your true objective point -- The heaviest blow yet dealt to the rebellion -- If it takes three years more -- No peace without victory
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 329 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9781594201912
Lccn
2008025229
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)212847711
  • (OCoLC)ocn212847711
Label
Tried by war : Abraham Lincoln as commander in chief, James M. McPherson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-314) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The quest for a strategy, 1861 -- The bottom is out of the tub -- You must act -- A question of legs -- Destroy the Rebel Army, if possible -- The promise must now be kept -- Lee's Army, and not Richmond, is your true objective point -- The heaviest blow yet dealt to the rebellion -- If it takes three years more -- No peace without victory
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 329 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9781594201912
Lccn
2008025229
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)212847711
  • (OCoLC)ocn212847711

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