COLLECTIBLE Civil War Military History 1st Edition 1st Printing In Dust Jacket. "Terrible Innocence" by Mark Coburn. HARDCOVER 1993 Hippocrene Books 1st Edition 1st Printing with "Copyright 1993" & no additional printings on copyright page. Exactly as shown in listing scan(s). Nice Collectible 1st Edition 1st Printing hardcover copy IN DUST JACKET. Domestic: Flat-rate of $8.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.Location: This item ships from Maine
"General Sherman was like Attila the Hun, but less cuddly." With this first sentence, Coburn describes the traditional view of William T. Sherman. Maintaining that Sherman was neither Satan nor saint, he chronicles Sherman's Georgia campaign as an example. While Grant hammered away at Lee, Sherman mounted a campaign of destruction and terror with far fewer casualties during his march to the sea. History, Coburn notes, made Grant a hero while making a scapegoat out of Sherman, who preferred to destroy property rather than lives. Coburn has written a balanced biography that will appeal to general readers and Civil War buffs alike."
Illustrated. Internally tight & unmarked. Binding Exterior; all lettering/decoration bright. Light edge wear to SELDOM PRESENT UNCLIPPED DJ. NO REMAINDER MARK; NOT X-LIBRARY. ALL ITEMS ARE GUARANTEED TO BE ACCURATELY DESCRIBED, NOT DEFECTIVE, & GENUINE.
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