The Organization and Administration of the Union Army 1861-1865 Volume I

The Organization and Administration of the Union Army Volume I None

  • Title: The Organization and Administration of the Union Army 1861-1865 Volume I
  • Author: Fred Albert Shannon
  • ISBN: 9781597404303
  • Page: 471
  • Format: Paperback
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    1. This book is much more lively and interesting than its title suggests. The author gives colorful accounts of the debates in Washington about how to raise troops to fight the rebellion. The author gives nuance to those who opposed conscription, for example, rather than simply labeling them traitors or Copperheads. He also provides a colorful account of the life of the Union soldier both in camp and on campaign. Since it was originally written in 1928, it contains the occasional interesting aside [...]

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