Tag: university of illinois press

  • Review: Lincoln’s Political Generals

    Lincoln’s Political Generals by David Work Product Details Hardcover: 320 pages Publisher: University of Illinois Press; 1st Edition (July 15, 2009) Language: English ISBN-10: 0252034457 ISBN-13: 978-0252034459 The 19th Century glorified the idea of the citizen solider!  The idea that courage and patriotism are a substitute for training, tactics and supplies enjoyed wide acceptance.  The […]