William S. Rosecrans


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(1819–1898), Civil War general, businessman, and politician.

Ohio‐born and largely self‐educated, Rosecrans graduated from West Point in 1842. Resigning his commission after twelve uneventful years, he pursued a variety of ...

Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

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