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Author O'Connell, Robert L.

Title Fierce patriot : the tangled lives of William Tecumseh Sherman / Robert L. O'Connell.

Publication Info. New York : Random House, 2014.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Byron PL Adult Non Fiction - BYLY-14  973.7 SHE    AVAILABLE
 Charles B. Phillips PL Adult Biography - CPBB-3  B SHERMAN    AVAILABLE
 Cherry Valley PLD Adult Non-Fiction - CHVY-11  973.7 OCO    AVAILABLE
 East Dubuque DL Stacks - EDLY-13  BIO SHE    AVAILABLE
 Flagg-Rochelle PL Adult Non Fiction - FRPY-12  973.741 SHE    AVAILABLE
 Fossil Ridge PL - Main Adult Non Fiction - FRBB-2  B SHERMAN    AVAILABLE
 Genoa PL Stacks - GELY-11  BIO SHE    AVAILABLE
 Harvard Diggins Lib Adult Non-Fiction - HRLY-11  BIOG SHERMAN    AVAILABLE
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  E467.1.S55 O25 2014    AVAILABLE
 Ida PL Adult Non-Fiction - IPLY-11  973.7 OCO    AVAILABLE

Edition First edition.
Description xxi, 404 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [355]-383) and index.
Contents The military strategist. Tyro ; The Golden State ; Into the gloom ; The black hole ; Swamped ; Atlanta ; The March ; Bands of steel -- The General and his Army. The boys ; Road warriors -- The man and his families. Cump ; Big time -- Visit to the General.
Summary A profile of the iconic Civil War general explores the paradoxes attributed to his character to discuss such topics as his achievements as a military strategist, his contributions to the Transcontinental Railroad, and his tempestuous family relationships.
Subject Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891.
United States. Army -- Biography.
Generals -- United States -- Biography.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Biography.
ISBN 9781400069729 alkaline paper $28.00
1400069726 alkaline paper

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