Burne, Colonel Alfred H.; Introduction by Douglas Southall Freeman
Title LEE, GRANT AND SHERMAN: A Study in Leadership in the 1864-1865 Campaign
Book Condition Near fine in dark blue cloth with spine titles and rules gilt; in a very good plus, illustrated dust jacket with age-toning, shelfwear, mild chipping, minor soiling, and a tear to the upper rear panel. Octavo. 216 pages; indexed. Frontispiece portrait.
Edition First U.S. edition, first printing. Errata slip.
Publisher New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1939.
Seller ID 56186.00
Colonel Alfred H. Burne, a British army officer, challenged the orthodox views of other historians in this prophetic book that was ahead of its time, anticipating later shifts in historical evaluations of Civil War leadership. 25 maps; many folding.