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During his brief span as commander of the Union forces in the Civil War no one
ever saw him with his troops when a battle was in progress. "At Williamsburg he
was twelve miles at the rear; at Seven Pines he was across the river; at Malvern ...
"I am conscious of the infirmities of McClellan," he said, "who has the slows, was
never ready for battle and probably never will be." But this was an emergency;
Washington was threatened; and for defensive preparation McClellan had no ...
Summoned in the midst of the battle of Antietam to succeed General Richardson,
who had been mortally wounded, he became commander of the Second Corps. "
On the trampled battlefield strewn with bloody stretchers and wrecks of caissons
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LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - Chris_El - LibraryThing
Very interesting looking at the other people that ran for the highest office in America. It is also interesting thinking about what would have been different had they won. We would live in a very different country today had some of the races gone the other way. 閱讀評論全文
LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - ElijahBailey - LibraryThing
Probably my favorite history, despite bias correctly noted by antiquary. Of note: The 1966 edition contains perspective on presidents since the original publication. While these are very limited ... 閱讀評論全文