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James M. McPherson

(1936)


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The American Heritage New History of the Civil War. By Bruce Catton. Ed. by James M. McPherson New York and Drawn with the Sword: Reflections on the American Civil War. By James M. McPherson New York

James M. McPherson and William J. Cooper, Jr., editors. Writing the Civil War: The Quest to Understand. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press. 1998. Pp. 356. $29.95

James M. McPherson, editor. “We Cannot Escape History”: Lincoln and the Last Best Hope of Earth. Urbana: University of Illinois Press. 1995. Pp. viii, 176. $27.95

Crossroads of Freedom: Antietam. By James M. McPherson. (New York: Oxford University Press, 2002. xvi, 203 pp. $26.00, isbn 0-19-513521-0.)

Tried by War: Abraham Lincoln as Commander in Chief. By James M. McPherson. (New York: Penguin, 2008. xviii, 329 pp. $35.00, ISBN 978-1-59420-191-2.)

Randall M. Miller, Harry S. Stout, and Charles Reagan Wilson, editors. Religion and the American Civil War. Afterword by James M. McPherson. New York: Oxford University Press. 1998. Pp. xiii, 422. Cloth $55.00, paper $24.95

Writing the Civil War: The Quest to Understand. Ed. by James M. McPherson and William J. Cooper Jr., Virginia's Private War: Feeding Body and Soul in the Confederacy, 1861–1865. By William Blair, Lincolns Men: How President Lincoln Became Father to an Army and a Nation. and The Battle of Glorieta: Union Victory in the West.

Earl J. Hess. The Union Soldier in Battle: Enduring the Ordeal of Combat. (Modern War Studies.) Lawrence: University Press of Kansas. 1997. Pp. xii, 244. $29.95 and James M. McPherson. For Cause and Comrades: Why Men Fought in the Civil War. New York: Oxford University Press. 1997. Pp. xviii, 237. $25.00

For Cause and Comrades: Why Men Fought in the Civil War. By James M. McPherson. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. xviii, 237 pp. $23.00, ISBN 0-19-509023-3 and The Union Soldier in Battle: Enduring the Ordeal of Combat. By Earl J. Hess. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1997. xii, 244 pp. $29.95, ISBN 0-7006-0837-0

 

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(1936– ), born in North Dakota, received an A.B. from Minnesota's Gustavus Adolphus College and a Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins, has been professor of history at Princeton since 1962. His ...

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