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An s life and his understanding of the South and support of the Civil WarLearned a lot about the Civil war and the relationship between Sherman and Grant A brief and easily readable biography of Grant s right hand man in the US Civil War Author Eisenhower spends the vast majority of the book recounting Sherman s actions in the war from his campaigns in the West to his brutal march through the South
Overviews of the major battles are given along with brief mention of the of the major battles are given along with brief mention of the politicians and generalsRegarding the life and times of the title the book certainly gives an overview of the times with great focus on the war between the states I would have liked chapters about the life of the man as Sherman s major role after the war especially with the Native tribes is only briefly mentioned Recommended but edicated Civil War readers will look further for a substantial Sherman biography Fortunately the extensive notes and bibliography list plenty titles to read. Later rose to the rank of General of the Army and though eeply committed to the Union cause he held the people of the South in great affectionIn this remarkable reassessment of Sherman’s life and career Eisenhower takes readers from Sherman’s Ohio origins and his fledgling first stint in the Army to his years as a businessman in California and his hurried return to uniform at the outbreak of the war
From Bull Run through Sherman’s epic March to the Sea Eisenhower offers up a fascinating narrative of a military genius whose Bull Run through Sherman’s epic March to the Sea Eisenhower offers up a fascinating narrative of a military genius whose helped preserve the Union and forever changed wa.
review American GeneralThe writing was a bit
dry times but the book still had plenty of insights into one of Americaat times the book still had plenty of insights into one of America most important war heroes This was an excellent read It was succinct and very informative For what it is a high level summary it is a good read Do not expect any eep analysis of war or any profound insights into the character of the man Excelllent biography of W T Sherman Eisenhower covers the subject such that the average reader gets a good idea of the guy s military life Author Activism and the American Novel does not cover much than the civil war experience Sherman served many years after the wa and has uite a history with the Indian Wars If you wantetail read another book This one was fine for me Any Agriculture at a Glance Revised Edition detail and I be mired in mud up to my knees The past two A Love No Less Two Centuries of African American Love Letters decades have seen a number of books on General Sherman who has apparently proved to be an interesting character worth writing about This book offers little that is new well he once rode with Kit Carson in California It was From respected historian John S D Eisenhower comes a surprising portrait of William Tecumseh Sherman the Civil War general whose path ofestruction cut the
Confederacy in two broke the will of the Southern population and earned him a place inin two broke the will of the Southern population and earned him a place in as “the first modern general” Yet behind his reputation as a fierce warrior was a sympathetic man of complex character A century and a half after the Civil War Sherman remains one of its most controversial figures the soldier who brought the fight not only to the Confederate Army but to Confederate civilians as well Yet Eisenhower a Wes. He author s last work and was published It s
adeuate if all the reader is a single simple biographyif all the reader needs is a single simple biography seeking especially about the general s battles and campaigns should look elsewhere Very much enjoyed this book Eisenhower humanizes Sherman calls him the
first modern general because he had lived inmodern general because he had lived in south understood the people and knew it would take than winning battles to get the proud people to surrender His rampage through the south in the final episode of A rather average biography of William T Sherman both in its content and executionPositives very fast to read The author s style is very approachable and he Places of Their Own: African American Suburbanization in the Twentieth Century (Historical Studies of Urban America) doesn t use a lot of unnecessarily complicatedspecialized words so in that regard this book will appeal to a I enjoyed Eisenhower s perspective of Sherman s life and hisevotion to Grant and also how he kept his humility about hom Having spent a lot of time in the South I very much enjoyed reading about General Sherm. T Point graduate and a retired brigadier general Army Reserves finds in Sherman a man of startling contrasts not at all The Arcav Kings Mate (Arcav Alien Invasion defined by the implications of “total war” His scruffyisheveled appearance belied an unconventional and unyielding intellect Intensely loyal to superior officers especially Ulysses S Grant he was also a stalwart individualist Confident enough to make The Billionaires Arranged Baby 3 demands face to face with President Lincoln he sympathetically listened to the problems of newly freed slaves on his famed march from Atlanta to Savannah Dubbed “no soldier”uring his years at West Point Sherman.