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Author Marszalek, John F., 1939-

Title Commander of all Lincoln's armies : a life of General Henry W. Halleck / John F. Marszalek
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 324 pages) : illustrations
Contents Born to gentility, educated to Elitism --Army engineer at home and abroad -- War and peace in California -- From soldier to businessman -- From peace to war -- Commander of the western theater -- Supreme commander -- War by Washington telegraph -- The western generals bring success -- Chief of staff under Grant -- From war to peace
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Halleck, H. W. (Henry Wager), 1815-1872.
United States. Army -- Biography.
Generals -- United States -- Biography.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Biography.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2004047614
ISBN 0674040643 (electronic bk.)
9780674040649 (electronic bk.)