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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.
Publication Info. Cambridge, Mass. ; London : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2004.
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Location Call No. Status
 Stack 7  92 H1846 M    IN LIBRARY
Description ix, 324 p., [18] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
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.
Subject Halleck, H. W. (Henry Wager), 1815-1872.
Generals -- United States -- Biography.
United States. Army -- Biography.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Biography.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.
Added Title Life of General Henry W. Halleck
ISBN 0674014936 (alk. paper)