For Cause and Comrades: Why Men Fought in the Civil War (Paperback)
  • For Cause and Comrades: Why Men Fought in the Civil War (Paperback)
zoom

For Cause and Comrades: Why Men Fought in the Civil War (Paperback)

(author)
£12.99
Paperback 256 Pages / Published: 05/11/1998
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket
James M. McPherson is acclaimed as one of the finest historians writing today and a preeminent commentator on the Civil War. Battle Cry of Freedom, his Pulitzer Prize-winning account of that conflict, was a national bestseller that Hugh Brogan, in The New York Times, called `history writing of the highest order.' Now, McPherson has brilliantly recreated the war and battle experience of that war from the point of view of the soldiers themselves, drawing on at least 25,000 letters written by over 1000 soldiers, both Union and Confederate. He shows that, contrary to what many scholars believe, these men remained highly motivated and idealistic about the cause for which they fought, regardless of the obstacles and deprivation that they faced.

Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
ISBN: 9780195124996
Number of pages: 256
Weight: 199 g
Dimensions: 204 x 136 x 13 mm

You may also be interested in...

Che Guevara
Added to basket
£18.99
Paperback
The Penguin History Of Latin America
Added to basket
The American Civil War
Added to basket
American Caesars
Added to basket
£14.99
Paperback
Battle Cry of Freedom
Added to basket
Phoenix Squadron
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Team of Rivals
Added to basket
The Sugar Barons
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Empire of the Summer Moon
Added to basket
The American West
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
The Battle for the Falklands
Added to basket
The Real Odessa
Added to basket
£12.00
Paperback
America, Empire of Liberty
Added to basket
Hard Choices
Added to basket
The Great Crash 1929
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.