New PDF release: A House Divided: The Lives of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E.

By Jules Archer,Allen C. Guelzo

ISBN-10: 0606114815

ISBN-13: 9780606114813

ISBN-10: 1632206048

ISBN-13: 9781632206046

A residence Divided is an exhilarating advent to 2 of the main attention-grabbing gamers within the American Civil warfare. Ulysses S. supply was once gruff and sloppy, the son of a hardworking yet uneducated guy against slavery. Robert E. Lee, a slave proprietor himself, used to be a well mannered, aristocratic Virginia gentleman who descended from the progressive struggle hero “Light-Horse Harry.” either males studied at West element yet built very various tactics—Lee proved to be a cautious strategist who made marvelous use of ordinary army strategies, whereas furnish used to be instinctive, spontaneous, and unconventional. Pitted opposed to each other, the 2 turned the main influential avid gamers within the bloodiest and so much wrenching episode of yank background. In alternating chapters, historian Jules Archer starts by means of exploring their early life and early careers all through their postwar lives. Archer specializes in the men’s roles through the Civil conflict, detailing all the way down to particular battles and judgements made by way of each one guy. ideal for reluctant younger historians in addition to history-buffs-to-be.

Part of the Jules Archer historical past for younger Readers sequence by way of Sky Pony Press, this publication is absolute to encourage curiosity in a very important piece of yankee history

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