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  • Paperback
  • 867
  • Battle Cry of Freedom
  • James M. McPherson
  • English
  • 10 July 2019
  • 9780195168952

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Characters ↠ Battle Cry of Freedom 102 Characters ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ James M. McPherson Characters Battle Cry of Freedom And self government for which their fathers had fought in 1776 while the North stood fast in defense of the Union founded by those fathers as the bulwark of American liberty Eventually the North had to grapple with the underlying cause of the war slavery and adopt a policy of emancipation as a second war aim This new birth of freedom as Lincoln called it constitutes the proudest legacy of America's bloodiest conflict This authoritative volume makes sense of that vast and confusing second American Revolution we call the Civil War a war that transformed a nation and expanded our heritage of liber. The terms ofpeace and the dimensions of black freedom would occupy the country for a decade or Meanwhile the process of chronicling the war and reckoning with its conseuences began immediately after it ended and has never ceased More than 620000 soldiers lost their lives in four years of conflict 360000 Yankees and at least 260000 rebels The number of southern civilians who died as a direct or indirect result of the war cannot be known what can be said is that the Civil War s cost in American lives was as great as in all of the nation s other wars combined through Vietnam Was the liberation of four million slaves and the preservation of the Union worth the cost That uestion too will probably never cea Pride and Prejudice emancipation as a second war aim This new birth of freedom as Lincoln called it constitutes the proudest legacy of America's bloodiest conflict This authoritative volume makes sense of that vast and confusing second American Revolution we call the Civil War a war that transformed a nation and Poppy Pym and the Smugglers Secret Poppy Pym #3 expanded our heritage of liber. The terms ofpeace and the dimensions of black freedom would occupy the country for a decade or Meanwhile the process of chronicling the war and reckoning with its conseuences began immediately after it Retribution Knights of the Board Room #45 ended and has never ceased More than 620000 soldiers lost their lives in four years of conflict 360000 Yankees and at least 260000 rebels The number of southern civilians who died as a direct or indirect result of the war cannot be known what can be said is that the Civil War s cost in American lives was as great as in all of the nation s other wars combined through Vietnam Was the liberation of four million slaves and the preservation of the Union worth the cost That uestion too will probably never cea

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Characters ↠ Battle Cry of Freedom 102 Characters ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ James M. McPherson Characters Battle Cry of Freedom Y and then moves into a masterful chronicle of the war itself the battles the strategic maneuvering on both sides the politics and the personalities Particularly notable are McPherson's new views on such matters as the slavery expansion issue in the 1850s the origins of the Republican Party the causes of secession internal dissent and anti war opposition in the North and the South and the reasons for the Union's victory The book's title refers to the sentiments that informed both the Northern and Southern views of the conflict the South seceded in the name of that freedom of self determination. If you want detailed discussion of battles this is not the book for you If you want detailed descriptions of key actors during the Civil War this will not be the book for you But if you want an all encompassing volume linking the battles economic issues social life culture and politics then this book will be a wonderful resourceWhere does the title of the book come from A Civil War song The Battle Cry of Freedom written in 1862 Illustrative lines The Union forever Hurrah boys HurrahDown with the traitor and up with the star While we rally round the flag boysrally once again Shouting the battle cry of freedomMcPherson addresses the purpose of this volume Page ix I have tried to integrate the political an

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Characters ↠ Battle Cry of Freedom 102 Characters ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ James M. McPherson Characters Battle Cry of Freedom Filled with fresh interpretations and information puncturing old myths and challenging new ones Battle Cry of Freedom will unuestionably become the standard one volume history of the Civil War James McPherson's fast paced narrative fully integrates the political social and military events that crowded the two decades from the outbreak of one war in Mexico to the ending of another at Appomattox Packed with drama and analytical insight the book vividly recounts the momentous episodes that preceded the Civil War the Dred Scott decision the Lincoln Douglas debates John Brown's raid on Harper's Ferr. Being a young history buff it took me 3 weeks and 3 days to read this That is 3 weeks of contemplating reading it and proceeding to finish it in 3 days This book is undoubtedly the best 1 volume book on the war that divided and reunited America but ended some of our back then traditions such as slavery In other words the Civil War It has a good balance of the battles such as Gettysburg and Antietam while it does discuss the social political and economic factors that also fueled the war It starts off at the end of the Mexican American War and does so for the first 100 pages Then it starts off on the attack on Fort Sumter and what happened the rest of the time during the Civil War McPherson s prose reads in


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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD Battle Cry of Freedom Characters ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ James M. McPherson It is reported that there are 15000 books on the Civil War in the Library of Congress so the natural uestion is where do you start? Further Most of the seminal Civil War works are volumes and thousands of pages Well in 850 pages McPherson provides succint yet thorough historical writing of the highest caliber It unmuddies the waters as to the reasons for the country's schism and the start of the war and provides the necessary level of det

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